What's on

  1. A tour group from behind the bust of Gerry Hynes by Vera Klute. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Tour for the hard of hearing

    04 October 18.30 - 19.15

    This free tour is for individuals who are hard of hearing or have hearing impairments.

  2. Harry Jones Thaddeus (1860-1929), 'The Friends of the Model' - detail, 1881. Photograph © National Gallery of Ireland

    Course

    Art Appreciation Course \ Artists Abroad: The journey of art and its creators

    04 October 18.30 - 19.45

    Join Dr Sarah Wilson for this fascinating 10-week course exploring the intersection of art and travel.

  3. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk \ Norah McGuinness' 'The Startled Bird'

    05 October 11.00 - 11.30

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  4. A drawing of a Moustached Guenon by Dutch seventeenth-century artist Frans Post

    Pop-up talk

    Brazilian animals in seventeenth-century Europe

    05 October 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk in the exhibition 'Curious Creatures- Frans Post and Brazil'.

  5. A family drawing together on the floor of the Shaw Room of the National Gallery of Ireland on National Drawing Day 2018.

    Children

    Fun Palace: Intergenerational Day

    06 October 11.00 - 15.00

    Fun Palace is an international campaign that places culture at the heart of community, and community at the heart of culture, with an annual weekend of events each October.

  6. Dun Emer Industries

    Friends

    Friends' Day Trip \ Sisters

    06 October 11.00 - 16.00

    To tie in with the exhibition [In]Visible: Irish Women Artists from the Archives, this day trip is inspired by the Yeats sisters and the Overend sisters. This is an event for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of…

  7. A visitor in front of a painting by Ernest Proctor. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    06 October 12.30 - 13.15

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

  8. Visitors in the Millennium Wing gallery rooms. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    06 October 14.30 - 15.15

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

  9. People drawing in the Atrium Creative Space of the National Gallery of Ireland on National Drawing Day 2018.

    Children

    Drop-in family workshop \ Dots and Distance

    07 October 11.30 - 13.30

    Taking place every Sunday, this is a free creative workshop for children and their families.

  10. A visitor looking at a painting. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    07 October 11.30 - 12.15

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