What's on

  1. A visitor inside the exhibition rooms of the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    03 June 12.30 - 13.15

    Join us for a free tour exploring some of the highlights of the Gallery's permanent collection.

  2. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    03 June 13.30 - 14.15

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

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

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    03 June 14.30 - 15.15

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

  4. Black and white etching of a canal being dug for the Shannon Scheme, with a large bank of earth filling three-quarters of the composition, and two machines silhouetted against the sky.

    Friends

    Friends' Day Trip: Ardnacrusha and the Hunt Museum

    06 June 9.00 - 20.00

    A full-day outing to County Limerick, inspired by the exhibitions Making their Mark and Shaping Ireland, for members of the Friends.

  5. Frederic William Burton (1816-1900), 'The Meeting on the Turret Stairs' 1864 - detail. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Viewings

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    06 June 17.30 - 18.30

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

  6. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Tour

    Evening tour

    06 June 18.30 - 19.15

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

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

    Access

    Tour for the hard of hearing

    06 June 18.30 - 19.15

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

  8. Photograph of a country road, bordered by green hedgerows and field, with three concrete bollards blocking the road.

    Special event

    Shaping Ireland: Art in the Anthropocene

    06 June 18.30 - 19.30

    A conversation with Willie Doherty, one of Ireland’s most prominent contemporary artists.

  9. Painting of a man and gun dog walking along a forest track with trees and rocks looming over them.

    Pop-up talk

    Pop-up Talk: William Orpen, 'Trees at Howth'

    07 June 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk focusing on William Orpen's work, currently on view in the exhibition 'Shaping Ireland: Landscapes in Irish Art'. Valid exhibition ticket required for this date and time.

  10. A yoga class taking place in the Grand Gallery of the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Yoga

    Yoga at the Gallery

    08 June 10.30 - 11.30

    Join Mary Dowling, a certified yoga instructor and Gallery guide, for an hour of relaxation and mindfulness (with some added art history!).