What's on

  1. Friends outing to the Dower House © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Friends

    Friends Day Trip | Wicklow East

    18 July 9.30 - 17.30

    What better way to explore all that the east of Wicklow has to offer than visiting some of its most beautiful gardens

  2. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Early years

    Vermeer to Maternity: baby workshop

    18 July 12.00 - 13.00

    A tailored sensory workshop for babies and their grown-ups. Booking opens on July 11.

  3. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Early years

    Vermeer to Maternity: baby workshop

    18 July 14.00 - 15.00

    A tailored sensory workshop for babies and their grown-ups. Booking opens on July 11.

  4. The Friends of the National Gallery go on a pub crawl inspired by James Joyce. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Friends

    Friends event | Joycean Pub Crawl

    26 July 18.00 - 20.00

    What better way to discuss James Joyce than over a few pints of plain?

  5. Gabriel Metsu (1629-1667), 'Man Writing a Letter', 1664-1666. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Workshop

    Lost art of letter-writing

    29 July 10.00 - 17.00

    A day long calligraphy workshop with calligrapher Sarah O'Dea.

  6. The Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland take regular day trips to venues like the Oratory in Dun Laoghaire. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Friends

    Friends Morning | The Oratory, Dun Laoghaire

    09 August 10.30 - 12.30

    Join us for an interesting morning outing to the Oratory in Dun Laoghaire, created to celebrate the end of World War I.

  7. Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), 'Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid', c.1670. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Symposium

    Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

    09 September 9.30 - 16.30

    The National Gallery of Ireland will host a scholarly conference in connection with the landmark exhibition Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry.