Latest Past Events

‘From Barracks to Museum: An Introduction to Collins Barracks’ Family Tour

National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks Collins Barracks, Benburb St, Stoneybatter, Dublin, D07 XKV4, Dublin

Join an introductory family tour to learn about the history of Collins Barracks. On this tour, you will explore the lives of soldiers living in the Barracks from the 1700s until the late 1900s, as well as the transition from Barracks to Museum. This tour will also introduce you to some of the highlights from...

Free

‘Recovered Voices: Stories and Experiences of Irishmen at Home and Abroad: 1914-1915’ Family Tour

National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks Collins Barracks, Benburb St, Stoneybatter, Dublin, D07 XKV4, Dublin

Join an introduction to the First World War, the people involved in it, and how the War impacted their lives. This tour will examine the all-encompassing nature of the First World War and explore artefacts from the National Museum’s collection that tell some of the stories of nurses, doctors, prisoners of war and ordinary soldiers...

Free

Georgian Dublin in Drawing and Collage

Chester Beatty Chester Beatty, Dublin Castle, Dublin 2,, Dublin

Meet artist Roxana Manouchehri to explore Georgian Dublin through drawing and collage. This relaxed and informal session is suitable for teens and adults; all levels of experience welcome. Free, no booking required. Materials are provided, but please feel free to bring your own sketch book and pencils.

Free