What's on

  1. A child seated in the Gallery and listening to a tour guide.

    Children

    Family-friendly tour

    07 October 12.30 - 13.15

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

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

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    07 October 13.30 - 14.15

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

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

    Talk

    Irish artists in France in the nineteenth century

    07 October 15.00 - 16.00

    Join art historian Carmel Coyle as she discusses the Irish artists who lived and worked in France in the nineteenth century.

  4. A child seated in the Gallery and listening to a tour guide.

    Early years

    New parents' tour

    08 October 14.00 - 15.00

    A free tour for carers, guardians, and parents of young children.

  5. A photograph of women artists from the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art. From our archives.

    Talk

    Tuesday Talk & Tea \ [In]Visible: Irish Women Artists from the Archives

    09 October 11.00 - 12.00

    Join Leah Benson, the Gallery's archivist, as she discusses the current exhibition [In]Visible: Irish Women Artists from the Archives.

  6. A painting of a court scene showing two women surrounded by court officials.

    Pop-up talk

    A Scene in the Law Courts

    09 October 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk focusing on Jean Louis Forain's painting.

  7. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk \ Aloysius O'Kelly's 'Mass in a Connemara Cabin'

    10 October 12.00 - 12.30

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

  8. Art classes in the gallery. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Sketching

    Rent an Easel

    11 October 17.00 - 20.00

    Our Rent an Easel programme is designed as an outlet for practicing artists to engage with exhibitions through drawing and painting.

  9. Music

    Bal-musette pop-up performance

    11 October 18.00 - 19.00

    A free pop-up performance in the Roderic O'Conor exhibition space. Exhibition ticket required.

  10. A tour of the collection. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Evening tour

    11 October 18.30 - 19.15

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