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Bealtaine Events at Kildare St

Events taking place at the National Museum of Ireland Archaeology, Kildare St


Curator led tour of the exhibition: 'Roger Casement: Voice of the Voiceless'

Tuesday 9th May, 1pm-1:45pm

Join curator Fiona Reilly for a special talk and tour of the exhibition ‘Roger Casement: Voice of the Voiceless’ and find out more about Casement’s humanitarian work in South America and Africa in the early 20th Century.Booking Required.
Contact 01-6486 334 or email educationarch@museum.ie Limited places available. Wheelchair Accessible. Adults


International Museum Day Tour: Medieval Life

Thursday 18th May, 1pm-1:45pm

To mark International Museum Day and the Bealtaine Festival, join Museum Educator Annie Birney on a tour of the Medieval Ireland Exhibition and see how work, prayer and power shaped the lives of those living in Medieval Dublin and beyond. 
No booking required. Places allocated on a first come basis. Meet at Reception. Not wheelchair accessible. Free admission. Ages 8+ 


Bealtaine Medieval Leatherworking Workshop

Tuesday 30th May. 10:30am - 1pm and 2pm-4:30pm 

Join John Nicholl, an experimental archaeologist and leather finds specialist, for a workshop on medieval leatherworking as part of this year's Bealtaine Festival, a celebration of creativity in older age. Learn about leatherworking in Medieval Ireland and make your own book-mark trial piece inspired by finds from Viking Dublin. 
Booking Required. Spaces are Limited. Contact 01-6486-332 or email educationarch@museum.ie. Fee of €10 to be paid on the day for materials. Located in the Ground Floor Education Space. Adults