Calendar

Burning Books @ State Apartment Galleries
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
Burning Books @ State Apartment Galleries | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
BURNING BOOKS, JUNE 1922: THE DESTRUCTION AND RECREATION OF THE IRISH PARLIAMENTARY BOOKBINDINGS In the last decade of the nineteenth century, the book collector and amateur book binder Sir Edward Sullivan was shown a collection[...]
Jun 23 @ 9:45 am – Sep 23 @ 5:45 pm
In the Eye of the Beholder: An Exhibition on Beauty in the Eighteenth Century @ Apollo Room, State Apartments | County Dublin | Ireland
9:45 am
20 June 2017 – 23 September 2017 Apollo Room, State Apartments This exhibition explores the reality of maintaining beauty standards at court in the eighteenth century. It introduces Dublin Castle as the stage on which[...]
Silent Testimony by Colin Davidson @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – Sep 8 @ 5:00 pm
Silent Testimony by Colin Davidson @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Silent Testimony, an exhibition of portrait paintings by Colin Davidson, reveals the stories of eighteen people who are connected by their individual experiences of loss through the Troubles – a turbulent 30-year period in Northern[...]
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Rediscovering Irish State Musick @ St. Patrick's Hall | County Dublin | Ireland
7:30 pm
  Please note this concert is now sold out. Join us for an evening of celebratory music and readings in the glorious surroundings of St Patrick’s Hall as we rediscover music written for the Irish[...]
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm
Clay/Works: Ceramics Ireland annual members exhibition @ Printworks Exhibition Centre | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Clay/Works will feature the work of 60-80 makers from the four corners of the country. A diverse range of ceramic work will be on show including functional, decorative, wall panels and sculptural forms. The show[...]
Aug 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
National Heritage Week: Writing Workshop for Children @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
11:30 am
Please note, this workshop is now fully booked. Writing Workshop for 9 to 13 year olds in Dublin Castle with Fighting Words veteran Caoimhe Creed. Exact meeting point given upon booking. Admission is free but[...]
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
National Heritage Week: Art and Philosophy Workshop @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
Play with concepts, materials and mistakes around the castle, its collections and contested histories under the misguidance of Jenny Papassotiriou. You don’t have to be able to speak, you don’t have to be able to[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
National Heritage Week: Choice, Your own Choice in Your own Space @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
6:30 pm
Grab 15sec to 15min to share a piece of poetry, prose, history, science or non-verbal act of YOUR choice or making at a place of your choice in the Castle. E: DublinCastleEducation@opw.ie in advance Each[...]
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
National Heritage Week: From the Land to the Castle @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
An exploration of how nature has shaped Dublin Castle, from the positioning in the landscape to the natural resources used in the buildings. With Dervilia Roche. This tour will be partly outdoors and will include[...]
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
National Heritage Week: A Guerilla Journey @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
6:30 pm
This has become our annual activity of cheek’n’tongue: a showcase of this year’s realised and unrealised (or unrealistic!) projects and an alternative perspective of the castle’s contested histories. Admission is free but booking is required.[...]
Aug 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
National Heritage Week: Things and Words: Curious and Curiouser @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:30 pm
Please note, this workshop is now fully booked. From Arabic to Irish. From Turkish to Swahili. From Curious to Curiouser. We will invade Dublin Castle’s collection armed with words (cherished, new, foreign, unknown, forgotten or[...]
Sep 25 2017 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Making Majesty: Building and Borrowing the Regal Image at Dublin Castle @ State Apartments | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
25 September 2017 – 28 April 2018 State Apartments’ Galleries This exhibition explores the shaping of the royal and viceregal image at Dublin Castle in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and the later appropriation of[...]