What's on

  1. A detail of the banisters in No. 5 South Leinster Street, home to the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Tour of No. 5 South Leinster Street

    26 August 11.00 - 12.00

    A special Heritage Week tour of No. 5 South Leinster Street, home of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  2. A view of the Wintergarden from No. 5. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Heritage Week

    Heritage Week tour of No.5 South Leinster Street

    26 August 11.00 - 12.00

    A free tour of this beautiful Georgian house, home to the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  3. Mainie Jellett (1897-1944), 'A composition - sea rhythm'. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Heritage Week

    Heritage Week tour: Seascapes and landscapes

    26 August 12.30 - 13.15

    A free tour of the collection, looking especially at works in our collection featuring seascapes and landscapes. In association with Heritage Week 2017.

  4. The skyline over Merrion Square. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Heritage Week

    Don Conroy and the art of birds

    26 August 14.00 - 15.00

    Don Conroy demonstrates how to draw birds with a real life model from Falconry Ireland.

  5. Drop-in family workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop in workshop: The Goose Girl

    27 August - 27 September

    A free drop-in family workshop.

  6. Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617-1682), 'The Penitent Magdalene' (detail). © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Pop-up talk

    The Penitent Magdalene

    29 August 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk in front of Murillo's 'The Penitent Magdalene.

  7. Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), 'Woman with a Balance', c. 1663–4. Widener Collection. Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington.

    Special event

    Flavours of Art

    31 August 18.00 - 20.30

    An evening of music, food, and art. In association with Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry.

  8. A tour from behind the bust of Gerry Hynes. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Evening tour

    31 August 18.30 - 19.15

    A public tour of the collection on display in the gallery.

  9. Sinéad Rice (National Gallery of Ireland), Dragana Jurisic, Maser, and Brian Fay.

    Special event

    Project launch of 'Inspiration and Rivalry: After Vermeer'

    01 September 18.00 - 20.00

    A special event celebrating the launch of the project 'Inspiration and Rivalry: After Vermeer'.

  10. Drop-in family workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop in workshop: Before the start

    03 September 11.30 - 13.30

    A free drop-in family workshop.