What's on

  1. John Gunning

    Special event

    Staging Canaletto / A Live Light

    24 March 11.00 - 13.00

    A live art light response led by John Gunning, lighting designer; part of the Rough Magic SEEDS response to Canaletto and the Art of Venice

  2. Visitors in front of Rosa Bonheur's A Stag in the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    24 March 11.30 - 12.15

    A free tour of some of the highlights of the collection.

  3. A family hold up the masks that they created at a drop-in family workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop-in family workshop

    24 March 11.30 - 13.30

    A free creative workshop for children and their families.

  4. A young child on a free family friendly tour in the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Children

    Family-friendly tour

    24 March 12.30 - 13.15

    Join us every Sunday for a free tour of the collection, tailored to engage young visitors and their families.

  5. Visitors around a sculpture by Jacob Epstein. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    24 March 13.30 - 14.15

    A free tour of some of the highlights of the collection.

  6. Olivia Songer

    Special event

    Staging Canaletto / Technology and Experience

    24 March 14.00 - 16.00

    An audience participation session; part of the Rough Magic SEEDS response to Canaletto and the Art of Venice

  7. Frederic William Burton (1816-1900), 'The meeting on the turret stairs' - detail. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Viewings

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    24 March 14.00 - 15.00

    Frederic William Burton's much-loved watercolour is available to view for one hour on Thursdays, and one hour on Sundays.

  8. Children

    Making Masks Kids' Workshop

    24 March 14.30 - 15.50

    Due to popular demand, Canaletto himself (a.k.a. artist Serena Alberigo!) will be leading a final mask-making workshop for kids on the last day of the Canaletto exhibition.

  9. Black and white etching of people in the gallery of a theatre looking down.

    Talk

    Making their Mark: Curator's talk

    24 March 15.00 - 16.00

    Join Dr Angela Griffith for a free talk focused on our exhibition 'Making their Mark: Irish Painter-Etchers and the Etching Revival'.

  10. Photo taken at a Baby Workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Early years

    Baby Workshop: Pattern and Shape

    25 March 12.00 - 13.00

    THIS IS NOW FULLY BOOKED