What's on

  1. A view of Russborough house. © National Gallery of Ireland.


    Friends Day Trip | Wicklow West

    27 June 9.30 - 17.00

    Explore history, culture and beauty in Ireland’s garden county.

  2. Unknown Artist, Spain (Madrid), 17th century, 'Portrait of a Spanish Noblewoman', c.1620. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Pop-up talk

    Forgotten Faces

    28 June 13.15 - 13.45

    A short talk on the exhibition 'Forgotten Faces' with its curator, Claire Crowley.

  3. A free guided tour of the Millennium Wing collection. © National Gallery of Ireland.



    28 June 14.30 - 15.30

    This public tour will look at works from the collection currently on display in the gallery.

  4. Tactile Kits


    Tactile tour

    28 June 15.30 - 16.15

    These tours will include diverse elements such as tactile/sensory boxes which can be engaged with by all but are of particular resonance for individuals with visual impairment.

  5. Henry Raeburn (1756-1823), 'Portrait of Sir John and Lady Clerk of Penicuik', 1791. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Pop-up talk

    Portrait of Sir John and Lady Clerk of Penicuik

    28 June 16.15 - 16.45

    Barry Carroll, visitor experience, will give a short and informal talk on Henry Raeburn's Portrait of Sir John and Lady Clerk of Penicuik.

  6. A visitor in front of a painting by Lyonel Feininger. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Pop-up talk


    29 June 13.15 - 13.45

    Sean Rainbird, Director of the National Gallery of Ireland, will give a pop-up talk on Lyonel Feininger's Umpferstedt III.

  7. A boy in the Millennium Wing exhibition rooms. © National Gallery of Ireland



    29 June 14.30 - 15.30

    A public tour of the collection on display.

  8. Visitors to Margaret Clarke: An Independent Spirit. © National Gallery of Ireland.


    Irish tour

    29 June 15.30 - 16.15

    A free tour of the collection in Irish

  9. Luca Giordano, 'Venus, Mars and the Forge of Vulcan' © National Gallery of Ireland

    Pop-up talk

    Venus, Mars, and the Forge of Vulcan

    29 June 18.15 - 18.45

    A free pop-up talk in front of Luca Giordano's painting.

  10. Tracy Chevalier. Photo © Nina Subin.


    Tracy Chevalier in conversation

    29 June 18.30 - 19.30

    SOLD OUT. The author of the best-selling 'Girl with a Pearl Earring', in conversation with Dr Adriaan Waiboer, Head of Collections at the National Gallery of Ireland.