Calendar

Derek Hill and the view from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
May 28 @ 9:45 am – Aug 20 @ 5:15 pm
Derek Hill and the view from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
9:45 am
The portrait painter Derek Hill lived in Donegal from the early 1950s until his death in 2000. He left his home and collection to the people of Ireland which is now known as the Glebe[...]
Georgian National Costume Exhibition @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
May 31 @ 9:45 am – Aug 31 @ 5:15 pm
Georgian National Costume Exhibition @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | County Dublin | Ireland
9:45 am
The exhibition Georgian National Costume commemorates the centenary of the establishment of the First Democratic Republic of Georgia. Georgian national costume vividly reflects the history of Georgia, the values and cultural diversity of its people.[...]
Clay/works Ceramics Ireland Annual Members Exhibition @ Printworks Conference and Exhbition Centre
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm
Clay/works Ceramics Ireland Annual Members Exhibition @ Printworks Conference and Exhbition Centre  | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Clay/works will feature the work of over 100 makers from the four corners of Ireland. A diverse range of ceramic work will be on show including functional, decorative, wall panels and sculptural forms. This open[...]
Touring exhibition – Lucienne Day: Living Design @ Dublin Castle, Coach House Gallery
Jul 20 @ 9:45 am – Sep 15 @ 5:15 pm
Touring exhibition –   Lucienne Day: Living Design @ Dublin Castle, Coach House Gallery | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
9:45 am
A text + work touring exhibition, TheGallery, Arts University Bournemouth. Curated by Professor Emma Hunt and Professor Paula Day. This exhibition celebrates the life and work of one of most influential designers of the post-war[...]
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Friendly Guided Tours @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
11:00 am
Family friendly guided tours of Dublin Castle including the Medieval Undercroft, Chapel Royal end State Apartments will be available each Saturday in July. Free admission. Tickets allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Suitable for families[...]
Family Activity: Selfies! @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Selfies! @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Port Orange | Florida | United States
3:00 pm
Inspired by the portraits in our exhibition Derek Hill and the View from Donegal, join us for this family workshop and create your own portrait using lots of different materials and fun techniques. Suitable for[...]
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Friendly Guided Tours @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
11:00 am
Family friendly guided tours of Dublin Castle including the Medieval Undercroft, Chapel Royal end State Apartments will be available each Saturday in July. Free admission. Tickets allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Suitable for families[...]
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Derek Hill and the View from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Bringing together the work of major Irish and international artists such as Jack B. Yeats, Paul Henry and Pablo Picasso, this exhibition explores the life and legacy of the artist and collector Derek Hill. Hill[...]
Jul 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Derek Hill and the View from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Bringing together the work of major Irish and international artists such as Jack B. Yeats, Paul Henry and Pablo Picasso, this exhibition explores the life and legacy of the artist and collector Derek Hill. Hill[...]
Jul 29 @ 4:30 pm
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes @ Dublin Castle Gardens | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
4:30 pm
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside, a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her[...]
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Turas as Gaeilge - Guided Tour in Irish @ Dublin Castle | Port Orange | Florida | United States
3:00 pm
Join Fionnuala Doherty for an informal, conversational guided tour in Irish of Dublin Castle. This is especially aimed at those learning Irish. Suitable for adults. This event is free but bookings is required.
Artist’s Talk: Peadar McDaid @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Artist’s Talk: Peadar McDaid @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
12:00 pm
We are delighted to welcome Peadar McDaid for a special artist’s talk. Peadar has been a visual artist for more than 30 years, and is the winner of the 2018 Derek Hill Foundation Prize. He[...]
A Stroll in the Dubh Linn Garden @ Dublin Castle Gardens
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Stroll in the Dubh Linn Garden @ Dublin Castle Gardens | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
We’ll be partnering with our colleagues at the National Botanic Gardens for this exploration of both the plants and sculptures in the Dubh Linn garden behind Dublin Castle. Suitable for adults. This event is free[...]
Family Activity: Garden Quest @ Dublin Castle Gardens
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Garden Quest @ Dublin Castle Gardens | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
An interactive tour of the Dubh Linn garden, discovering the sculptures and plants along the way. Suitable for families with children of all ages. This event is free but booking is required.
Aug 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Derek Hill and the View from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Bringing together the work of major Irish and international artists such as Jack B. Yeats, Paul Henry and Pablo Picasso, this exhibition explores the life and legacy of the artist and collector Derek Hill. Hill[...]
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Derek Hill and the View from Donegal @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Bringing together the work of major Irish and international artists such as Jack B. Yeats, Paul Henry and Pablo Picasso, this exhibition explores the life and legacy of the artist and collector Derek Hill. Hill[...]
Emergency Services Day @ Dublin Castle, Upper Courtyard
Sep 1 all-day
Emergency Services Day @ Dublin Castle, Upper Courtyard | Port Orange | Florida | United States
12:00 am
Dublin Castle is proud to host this year’s Emergency Services Day Exhibition in the Upper Courtyard. This outdoor exhibition will showcase vehicles and equipment used by the Emergency Services nationwide.
Sep 14 – Sep 16 all-day
Dublin Fringe Festival: The Lightkeepers' Last Stand @ Dubh Linn Garden | County Dublin | Ireland
12:00 am
Performed by Loosysmokes A stunning new outdoor aerial acrobatic show for all ages. Performed in and around a gigantic and otherworldly lighthouse, the story unfolds as the lightkeepers strive to maintain order in their absurd,[...]
Pathways to the Cosmos @ Hibernia Conference Centre
Sep 15 all-day
Pathways to the Cosmos @ Hibernia Conference Centre | County Dublin | Ireland
12:00 am
Pathways to the Cosmos — the alignment of megalithic tombs in Ireland and Atlantic Europe This one-day conference is organised by Archaeology Ireland on behalf of the National Monuments Service at the Department of Culture,[...]
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Tour: The Great Escape @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Join Laura Fitzachary for this special tour and hear about one of the most famous Dublin Castle stories – that of the Red Hugh O’Donnell’s escape from the castle prison in 1592. Suitable for adults.[...]
Special Tour: Power Portraits @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Tour: Power Portraits @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Join Antonella Guarracino for this art history tour of the portraits of Dublin Castle, including those of viceroys, monarchs and many more. Suitable for adults. This event is free but booking is required.
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Special Tour: The Castle as a Government Building @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
As a government building at the heart of the Republic, Dublin Castle is a venue for major State visits, public gatherings and other events. Find out more about the many functions of the modern-day castle.[...]
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Special Tour: Behind the Scenes at the Castle @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
11:00 am
In conjunction with Open House, we present this opportunity to look behind the scenes at some of the rooms and buildings not usually open to the public. Suitable for adults. This event is free but[...]