What's on

  1. A conservator working on an oil painting

    Tour

    Heritage Week: Conservation Tour

    18 August 11.00 - 12.15

    Join Paintings Conservator Muirne Lydon for a tour of the permanent collection with a focus on conservation.

    Free
  2. Tour

    Heritage Week Antiques Trail

    18 August 13.15 - 14.00

    Join Adrian Le Harivel, Curator of British Art, for this fascinating tour of real (and painted) antiques.

    Free
  3. A torn up ticket for a variety concert, dating from 1901, organised by the Antiquarian Cycling Society of Ireland

    Special event

    Heritage Week: Archives and Artefacts

    18 August 16.00 - 19.00

    See a free display of archival items and artefacts that tell the story of the Gallery.

    Free
  4. Teal-coloured sculptural costume made from draped cloth and resembling a bird with a long neck

    Special event

    Knot Bind Gesture Bend: Conversations and Texture

    18 August 18.00 - 19.00

    A discursive event, investigating, unpacking, and questioning Richard Malone’s response to Giacometti’s life and art

    Free
  5. Painting of an artist standing at an easel copying from antique casts in the National Gallery of Ireland

    Talk

    Talk: W.B. Yeats among the sculptors

    18 August 18.00 - 19.00

    Book now: Join Dr Jack Quin for this evening talk presented by the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

    €10
  6. People looking at a display of old, rare illustrated books

    Special event

    Heritage Week: Remember Nature

    19 August 14.00 - 16.30

    See a free display of materials from the Library & Archives special collections connected to the theme of biodiversity.

    Free
  7. Sculptural textile costume in pale grey draped fabric

    Special event

    Knot Bind Gesture Bend: Taking Shape

    20 August 11.30 - 15.30

    Join us as we make and enjoy art inspired by multidisciplinary artist Richard Malone’s response to Giacometti’s life and art

    Free
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    Tour

    Gallery Tour

    20 August 12.30 - 13.15

    Join us for a free guided tour of some of the highlights of the collection.

    Free
  9. Light and shade in the Wintergarden Café. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Tour

    Themed Tour: Architecture

    20 August 13.30 - 14.15

    A free guided tour looking at the Gallery's buildings and architectural details.

    Free
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    Tour

    Gallery Tour

    20 August 14.30 - 15.15

    Join us for a free guided tour of some of the highlights of the collection.

    Free