Calendar

An Overview of Events and Activities at the Castle
Making Majesty @ State Apartments
Sep 25 2017 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Making Majesty @ State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Making Majesty: Building and Borrowing the Regal Image at Dublin Castle 25 September 2017 – 28 April 2018 State Apartments’ Galleries This exhibition explores the shaping of the royal and viceregal image at Dublin Castle[...]
Feb 28 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – King George IV Entering Dublin @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
Discover the large canvas on which regal symbols met the Irish language to represent a royal visit. Join Nathalie Wood for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free,[...]
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Intreo Careers Fair 2018 @ The Printworks
10:00 am
The Intreo Careers Fair provides you with an opportunity to: Meet employers who are actively recruiting. Follow #CareersFair18 for updates on exhibitors or check out www.welfare.ie and www.jobsireland.ie Find out about education options to take[...]
Mar 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Follow the Leader – Monarchs and Presidents @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Follow the trail of kings, queens and presidents in Ireland from the 18th century to the present day. Join Laura Fitzachary for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for all[...]
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger – an exhibition of the world’s largest collection of Famine-related art – is shown for the first time in Ireland. The collection, from Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac[...]
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: The Lost Throne Room of Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Rediscover the story of an important room in Irish history and its tragic end. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free, booking required. Meeting[...]
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Design your own Shamrock Treasure Box @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Inspired by the beautiful shamrock-shaped box on display, create your own sparkling shamrock box to take home. Join Fionnuala Doherty for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for families with[...]
Mar 14 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – The Irish Sword of State @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
Hear the story of a treasure from the Tower of London and its return to Ireland after 95 years. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable[...]
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: ‘Buying Irish’ at the Viceregal Court @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
‘Buy Irish’ campaigns are not unique to our time – discover their origins in Georgian Dublin. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free,[...]
Mar 28 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – George IV’s Shamrock-Shaped Box @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
See how diamonds, pearls and Irish bog oak were combined to make a gift fit for a king. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults,[...]
Lecture: Conserving a Painted Procession @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture: Conserving a Painted Procession @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
By Corrie Tubman, Paintings Conservator In 2016, the National Gallery of Ireland unveiled its painting of King George IV processing through Dublin by William Turner de Lond, following a year of conservation work. This colossal[...]
Family Activity: Build a Majestic Throne @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Build a Majestic Throne @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Inspired by the thrones of Dublin Castle, decorate a brand new throne, and then take a seat! Join Dervilia Roche for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for families with[...]
Lecture: Making Majesty – The Marquess of Buckingham’s Presence Chamber at Dublin Castle @ Irish Georgian Society | County Dublin | Ireland
6:30 pm
By Dr Myles Campbell, Collections, Research & Interpretation, Dublin Castle In 1788, a fanfare of positive publicity greeted the creation of the new Presence Chamber (Throne Room) at Dublin Castle. But all was not as[...]
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 7 @ 9:00 pm
Gin Experience Dublin 2018 @ The Printworks
6:00 pm
An event created exclusively for ginthusiasts with a drop of passion and a squeeze of expertise – Gin Experience Dublin. You are invited to join the best gin producers from Ireland and across the globe[...]
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Dining and Dancing at Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Discover what was in the kitchens of Dublin Castle in Georgian times, and how food, music and architecture were combined to produce extraordinary entertainments. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of[...]
Apr 11 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – The Lost Gandolfi Painting @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
In 1928, a magnificent painting from the Dublin Castle collection vanished without a trace. Hear the story of a mystery that remains unsolved. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our[...]
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture: Late for the Levée?! Daniel O’Connell and Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
By Dr Sylvie Kleinman, Visiting Research Fellow (2017–2020) at the Department of History, Trinity College Dublin The ‘fake news’ by which Daniel O’Connell, in his capacity as Lord Mayor of Dublin, was seemingly late for[...]
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Dublin Castle after Irish Independence @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Why did Dublin Castle retain its royal emblems after Irish independence? The answers are revealed in this themed tour. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for[...]
Making Majesty @ State Apartments
Sep 25 2017 @ 10:00 am – Apr 28 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Making Majesty @ State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Making Majesty: Building and Borrowing the Regal Image at Dublin Castle 25 September 2017 – 28 April 2018 State Apartments’ Galleries This exhibition explores the shaping of the royal and viceregal image at Dublin Castle[...]
Feb 28 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – King George IV Entering Dublin @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
Discover the large canvas on which regal symbols met the Irish language to represent a royal visit. Join Nathalie Wood for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free,[...]
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Intreo Careers Fair 2018 @ The Printworks
10:00 am
The Intreo Careers Fair provides you with an opportunity to: Meet employers who are actively recruiting. Follow #CareersFair18 for updates on exhibitors or check out www.welfare.ie and www.jobsireland.ie Find out about education options to take[...]
Mar 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Follow the Leader – Monarchs and Presidents @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Follow the trail of kings, queens and presidents in Ireland from the 18th century to the present day. Join Laura Fitzachary for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for all[...]
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger @ Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens | County Dublin | Ireland
10:00 am
Coming Home: Art and the Great Hunger – an exhibition of the world’s largest collection of Famine-related art – is shown for the first time in Ireland. The collection, from Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac[...]
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: The Lost Throne Room of Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Rediscover the story of an important room in Irish history and its tragic end. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free, booking required. Meeting[...]
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Design your own Shamrock Treasure Box @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Inspired by the beautiful shamrock-shaped box on display, create your own sparkling shamrock box to take home. Join Fionnuala Doherty for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for families with[...]
Mar 14 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – The Irish Sword of State @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
Hear the story of a treasure from the Tower of London and its return to Ireland after 95 years. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable[...]
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: ‘Buying Irish’ at the Viceregal Court @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
‘Buy Irish’ campaigns are not unique to our time – discover their origins in Georgian Dublin. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults, free,[...]
Mar 28 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – George IV’s Shamrock-Shaped Box @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
See how diamonds, pearls and Irish bog oak were combined to make a gift fit for a king. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for adults,[...]
Lecture: Conserving a Painted Procession @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture: Conserving a Painted Procession @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
By Corrie Tubman, Paintings Conservator In 2016, the National Gallery of Ireland unveiled its painting of King George IV processing through Dublin by William Turner de Lond, following a year of conservation work. This colossal[...]
Family Activity: Build a Majestic Throne @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Activity: Build a Majestic Throne @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
3:00 pm
Inspired by the thrones of Dublin Castle, decorate a brand new throne, and then take a seat! Join Dervilia Roche for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for families with[...]
Lecture: Making Majesty – The Marquess of Buckingham’s Presence Chamber at Dublin Castle @ Irish Georgian Society | County Dublin | Ireland
6:30 pm
By Dr Myles Campbell, Collections, Research & Interpretation, Dublin Castle In 1788, a fanfare of positive publicity greeted the creation of the new Presence Chamber (Throne Room) at Dublin Castle. But all was not as[...]
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 7 @ 9:00 pm
Gin Experience Dublin 2018 @ The Printworks
6:00 pm
An event created exclusively for ginthusiasts with a drop of passion and a squeeze of expertise – Gin Experience Dublin. You are invited to join the best gin producers from Ireland and across the globe[...]
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Dining and Dancing at Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Discover what was in the kitchens of Dublin Castle in Georgian times, and how food, music and architecture were combined to produce extraordinary entertainments. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of[...]
Apr 11 @ 1:15 pm – 1:35 pm
Pop-up Lunchtime Talk: Object in Focus – The Lost Gandolfi Painting @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
1:15 pm
In 1928, a magnificent painting from the Dublin Castle collection vanished without a trace. Hear the story of a mystery that remains unsolved. Join Dr Myles Campbell for this event, which is part of our[...]
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture: Late for the Levée?! Daniel O’Connell and Dublin Castle @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
By Dr Sylvie Kleinman, Visiting Research Fellow (2017–2020) at the Department of History, Trinity College Dublin The ‘fake news’ by which Daniel O’Connell, in his capacity as Lord Mayor of Dublin, was seemingly late for[...]
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator’s Tour: Dublin Castle after Irish Independence @ Dublin Castle, State Apartments | Dublin | County Dublin | Ireland
2:00 pm
Why did Dublin Castle retain its royal emblems after Irish independence? The answers are revealed in this themed tour. Join William Derham for this event, which is part of our Making Majesty programme. Suitable for[...]