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Irish Lights 1911 – 1923 @ Coach House (Dublin Castle Gardens)
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm
Irish Lights 1911 - 1923 @ Coach House (Dublin Castle Gardens) | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
SAFETY AT SEA THROUGH WAR AND UPHEAVAL: IRISH LIGHTS 1911-1923 The Commissioners of Irish Lights are a maritime organisation delivering an essential safety service around the coast of Ireland, protecting the marine environment, and supporting[...]
A Woman’s Work @ The Printworks
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm
A Woman's Work @ The Printworks | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
To celebrate International Women’s Day, a new photographic exhibition will open on March 8th in the Printworks. Titled ‘A Woman’s Work’ by Beta Bajgartova, the exhibition is a selection of images taken from the book[...]
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Franco-Irish Literary Festival @ Castle Hall | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
The FRANCO-IRISH LITERARY FESTIVAL is the result of successful collaboration between the Alliance Française and the Cultural Service of the French Embassy. It has been supported to great effect by such Irish organisations as the[...]
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[...]
Apr 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Spies in 1940's Ireland @ Chapel Royal | County Dublin | Ireland
6:30 pm
A talk by Eunan O’Halpin, Professor of Contemporary Irish History, TCD, on the theme of neutrality in wartime Ireland. German and British covert activities and IRA efforts to help Hitler by passing war information will[...]
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble - MusicTown Festival @ Chapel Royal | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble was formed by Artistic Director Nathan Sherman in 2012 as a flexible chamber music group that performs all the great music for small ensembles, ranging from string trios to works written for larger[...]
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble - MusicTown Festival @ Chapel Royal | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble was formed by Artistic Director Nathan Sherman in 2012 as a flexible chamber music group that performs all the great music for small ensembles, ranging from string trios to works written for larger[...]
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble - MusicTown Festival @ Chapel Royal | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
Ficino Ensemble was formed by Artistic Director Nathan Sherman in 2012 as a flexible chamber music group that performs all the great music for small ensembles, ranging from string trios to works written for larger[...]
Cruinniú na Cásca @ Dublin Castle
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cruinniú na Cásca @ Dublin Castle | County Dublin | Ireland
11:00 am
Dublin Castle joins the city in celebrating Cruinniú na Cásca as the perfect setting to showcase both old and new. On the music stage in the Upper Yard you will hear live performances from diverse[...]
O’Briens Wine Fair @ The Printworks
May 5 @ 10:00 am – May 6 @ 5:00 pm
O’Briens Wine Fair @ The Printworks | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
O’Briens Wine Fair is back in The Printworks, Dublin Castle on May 5th & 6th! Join us to meet over 50 of the worlds most renowned wineries and taste over 200 of their incredible wines![...]
National Drawing Day @ Chapel Royal
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
National Drawing Day @ Chapel Royal | County Dublin | Ireland
12:00 pm
Drawing Day at Dublin Castle is on 20th May 2017. A journey from the Chapel Royal to the Chester Beatty Library. Morning Adult session: 12pm-13:00pm (Chapel Royal) Morning Adult session: 12:30pm-14:00pm (CBL) Afternoon Adult session:[...]
May 22 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Citizens' Dialogue on Health and Food Safety @ Printworks, Dublin Castle | County Dublin | Ireland
4:45 pm
Moderated by RTÉ Morning Ireland’s Audrey Carville, this Irish Citizens’ Dialogue is part of a series of EU wide Citizens’ Dialogues. This will be a lively debate and Q&A to take place with the EU Commissioner Vytenis[...]
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm
BloomFringe Festival 2017 @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
BloomFringe is bringing Summer to the streets of Dublin this June bank holiday weekend. Mostly free – family events, talks, play installations, workshops, tours. Ticketed events are bookable through Eventbrite.  
Dublin Musical Saunter Celebrates the Carducci Quartet and Finghin Collins @ The Coach House | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Carducci Quartet Finghin Collins, piano The programme for the afternoon will feature: Dvorvák: String Quartet in F major, op 96 American Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major, op 44 The 2017 Dublin Musical Saunter[...]
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dublin Musical Saunter Celebrates Veronica Dunne @ The Coach House | County Dublin | Ireland
7:00 pm
Description Patricia Bradon, mezzo-soprano Dearbhla Collins, piano Finghin Collins, piano Rachel Croash, soprano Gemma Ni Bhriain, mezzo-soprano Patrick Hyland, tenor Rory Musgrave, baritone Programme Schubert: Fantasie in F minor, D940 Brahms: Liebeslieder Walzer, op 52[...]
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm
The 15th Annual Historic Houses Conference @ Hibernia Conference Centre | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
The focus of this conference is the survival and revival of historic houses in Ireland, the UK, and Europe in the course of the last fifty years. Across Europe increasing numbers of houses are opening[...]
Jun 23 @ 9:45 am – Dec 31 @ 5:45 pm
In the Eye of the Beholder: An Exhibition on Beauty in the Eighteenth Century @ Wedgwood Room, State Apartments | County Dublin | Ireland
9:45 am
This exhibition has now been extended! Wedgwood 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 members[...]
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[...]
Irish Sign Language Interpreted Tour of Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
On Sunday, 9th July a free signed tour of the Castle is available to members of the deaf and hard of hearing community. Entrance & Tour are free of charge but places are limited so[...]
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Newbury Music Centre Concert Band @ Upper Courtyard | County Dublin | Ireland
4:00 pm
Join the Newbury Music Centre Concert band for some outdoor music in the Upper Yard. The band will perform fanfares, show tunes and movie blockbusters – stop by to hear them play!
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 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
Please note, this tour is now fully booked. 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[...]
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 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Writing Workshop for Children @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
11:00 am
*Please note this event has been cancelled* 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 booking[...]
Culture Night 2017 @ Dublin Castle
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Culture Night 2017 @ Dublin Castle | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
7:00 pm
Presented by RTÉ, in partnership with the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Creative Ireland, Dublin City Council and the Office of Public Works. Following the success of last year, Dublin Castle will once[...]
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[...]