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The Civilian Dead of 1916

Until Wed 1st Jun 2016 |

Civilians who died in Dublin as a consequence of the 1916 Rising will be listed and commemorated in this public exhibition entitled, The Civilian Dead of 1916. Following The 1916 Rising, public attitudes changed to that of widespread commitment to Irish Independence. Even members of Trinity...

Citizens in Conflict: Dublin 1916 - Exhibition

Until Sat 25th Jun 2016 |

Citizens in Conflict: Dublin 1916 is a historic multi-media exhibition which includes eye witness accounts and sources such as Dublin Fire Brigade logbook. Guided tours for groups also available. It has a particular focus on the Pearse Street area of the city (formerly Great Brunswick street)...

Easter Rising Centenary

Until Sat 31st Dec 2016 |

2016 marks the centenary of The Easter Rising. This uprising was one of the defining moments of the struggle for Irish independence which began on Easter Monday 1916 with the reading of the proclamation, Poblacht na h-Eireann by Pádraig Pearse. After days of fighting on Dublin city...

Revolution 1916 - The Exhibition

Until Wed 30th Nov 2016 |

Opening 27th February 2016 in the Ambassador Theatre on O’Connell St, Revolution 1916 is a centenary exhibition that tells the story of the 1916 Rising. Looking at the historical background that led to the events of 1916 with a focus on the 1916 Proclamation the exhibition also houses the...

1916: Tales from the Other Side – an exhibition at Marsh's L...

Until Fri 23rd Dec 2016 |
 - 17:00

    Marsh’s Library presents ‘1916: Tales from the Other Side’, a new exhibition open until December 2016. This exhibition traces how minority communities responded to the tumultuous events of the Irish revolution. Discover the Rising through the diaries of a...

Beggars Bush Barracks 1916 Rising Walking Tour (National Pri...

Until Sat 25th Jun 2016 |

The National Print Museum is housed in the old Garrison Chapel of Beggars Bush Barracks in Dublin 4 and to mark the Centenary of the 1916 Rising, we invite you to join us for a special guided walking tour of the Barracks.  The walking tour features the story of the printing of the 1916...

Kevin Barry Recital Room

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Schubertreise X Conor Biggs bass; Michel Stas piano Sunday 24 April 3pm Tickets. €15 The Long Gaze Back with Sinéad Gleeson with guests June Caldwell, Eimear Ryan and EM Reapy Saturday 30 April 7.30pm Broadcaster and journalist Sinéad Gleeson explores the literary gem that is...

Bealtaine Festival 2016

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Our Bealtaine festival is having its 21st birthday this year! We invite you to join with us in celebrating and marking the festival’s coming of age. For 2016, our theme is Iconic Citizens, which continues Bealtaine’s three-year exploration of Nationhood and Citizenship and...

Pavilion Theatre May Summer Programme

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Theatre CARE presented by WillFredd Theatre Company Teaming up with a number of Irish Hospice staff WillFredd Theatre Fuse movement, live music and text, every word, sound and image in CARE is drawn from daily Hospice life. Saturday 21 May | 8.00pm | €18/€14 Family Maloney’s...

Draiocht - May Listings

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Pat Shortt - Selfie THU 05 MAY 8PM Main Auditorium // €28 The irrepressible Pat Shortt is back with a new show. An entertaining throwback similar to that of the days of D’Unbelievables! In a quirky and humorous way Pat brings us on a journey with his new character Mossey Burke...

National Concert Hall May

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Heroes of the Helen Blake Wexford Sinfonia & pianist Michael McHale perform a programme of Sibelius, Grieg & Liam Bates' Heroes of the Helen Blake for orchestra & choir in aid of the RNLI Sunday 1 May Signatories A series of monologues in which eight Irish writers present the...

National Museum of Ireland: Decorative Arts & History - ...

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

Conservation Tour Thu 19th 2.30-4pm Tour  Adults Get behind the scenes at the Museum and take a tour of the conservation studios. A great opportunity to see the work behind the scenes at the Museum, and meet Museum conservators and look at some of their current conservation projects....

National Museum of Ireland: Archaeology - May

Until Tue 31st May 2016 |

The Archaeology of a Decade of War Lecture Series: 'Recording Ireland's First World War Landscapes' by Ms. Heather Montgomery Thu 19th 1 -1:45pm Adults Lecture Ms. Heather Montgomery, Queens University Belfast, will explain her archaeological investigations into the training of Kitchener's New...

Have a Luvley Day at Hamleys Dublin

Until Sun 5th Jun 2016 |
 - 16:00

Have a Luvley Day! Have A Luvley Day in May at the Finest Toy Shop in the World! Get involved in our exciting Luvley Boutique activities! Take part in a Glittertastic Workshop, create your very own Luvley designs as glitzy, cutesy and funky teach you nail art, nail stamping and glittery body...

Simon Fujiwara, The Humanizer at IMMA

Until Sun 28th Aug 2016 |

20 May - 28 August 2016 IMMA - Irish Museum of Modern Art http://www.imma.ie/en/page_237081.htm    A new work by Berlin based, British/Japanese artist Simon Fujiwara, titled The Humanizer, is presented by IMMA on the occasion of the centenary of the Easter...

International Literature Festival Dublin

Until Sun 29th May 2016 |

The International Literature Festival Dublin, founded in 1998, is Ireland's premier literary event and gathers the finest writers in the world to debate, provoke, delight and enthral. Described by the press as 'boasting a stunning array of top international literary talent' and 'the country's...

Olivier Cornet Gallery, JORDI FORNIÉS, 'Constellations'

Until Fri 10th Jun 2016 |

Constellations is a very special exhibition based on photographs taken between 2014 and 2015 in different cities of Asia. Textures found as part of buildings and made naturally with materials like plaster, paint, bricks, stone, metal and paper... Trees painted in the walls using B2 pencil. All...

Livestock presents mayhem An exhibition of perfomance art

Until Thu 9th Jun 2016 |
 - 11:00


Marlay Park Market

Until Sun 29th May 2016 |

Saturdays 10 am-4 pm & Marlay Park Sundays 11 am – 4 pm. This picturesque location in Rathfarnham, overlooked by the historic 18th Century Marlay House and within the grounds of the 247 acre park is home to a playground, a par-3 golf course, a model railway, running and...

Marlay Park Market

Until Sun 29th May 2016 |

Saturdays 10 am-4 pm & Marlay Park Sundays 11 am – 4 pm. This picturesque location in Rathfarnham, overlooked by the historic 18th Century Marlay House and within the grounds of the 247 acre park is home to a playground, a par-3 golf course, a model railway, running and...

Josh Groban

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Josh Groban is an American crossover vocalist and songwriter covering classical, contemporary and pop styles. Josh enjoyed tremendous chart and critical success almost from the very start of his career with numerous gold and platinum selling records and worldwide tours in the 10-plus years he has...

Josh Groban ‘Stages’

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Multi-Platinum and multi-million selling artist Josh Groban has confirmed that he will conclude the European leg of his ‘Stages’ tour with a Dublin date at Bord Gais Energy Theatre on 29 May. ‘Stages’ is Josh Groban’s 7th studio album and his highest charting album...

Guided Tour of Botanic Gardens

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Free guided tours every Sunday 12:00pm and 2.30pm.

Sacred Traditions Exhibition - Guided Tour

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Public Guided tours of the Library's Sacred Traditions exhibitions take place each Wednesday at 1pm & on Sundays at 3 & 4pm.

Sacred Traditions Exhibition - Guided Tour

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Public Guided tours of the Library's Sacred Traditions exhibitions take place each Wednesday at 1pm & on Sundays at 3 & 4pm.

An Post Rás finale - Skerries

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

This is the 11th year of the Rás, but the 10th year that the town of Skerries is the hosting the final stage end. To celebrate the 10th anniversary, Skerries Rás Stage-End Committee plan to celebrate this significant achievement with a day of festivities for the riders, cycling enthusiasts and...

Scala & Kolacny Brothers

On Sun 29th May 2016 |

Scala & Kolacny Brothers is a unique musical project, comprising of the two Kolacny brothers, Steven and Stijn, and Scala, their all-girl choir. Steven plays the piano, Stijn conducts the choir. The brothers usually work with 20-30 singers, aged 16-26, at a time, but these days have more than...

Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon

On Sun 29th May 2016 |
08:00 - 16:30

Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon is a shining light on the Irish triathlon calendar and attracts entries from all over Ireland, the UK, France and beyond. The combination of top quality elite athletes, a stunning location, challenging course and a family-friendly festival environment is truly a...

Pets in the City

On Sun 29th May 2016 |
11:00

Dublin City Council invites the pet lovers of Dublin to the third annual Pets in the City event. Supported by the DSPCA and King of Paws, Pets in the City will transform Smithfield Square into a pet paradise for one day only! This free, family friendly event promises to be a great day out for...

The Contemporary Music Centre Salon Series 2016: Redmond O'T...

On Sun 29th May 2016 |
19:00

  The Contemporary Music Centre opens its 2016 Salon series with Redmond O’Toole – 8 string guitar. Redmond O’Toole is recognised as one of the most distinctive and original guitarists of his generation. He was the first to adopt Paul...