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Location Date Events Detail
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 01/08/2017 - 30/09/2017 During Opening Hours The Museum’s Big Birthday Bash Drop-in Activity - Families
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 01/09/2017 - 30/09/2017 During September Celebrate National Museum at Collins Barracks Various Events - All Ages
Merrion Street (Natural History) 01/09/2017 - 30/09/2017 During Opening Hours Busy Bee Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/09/2017 - 30/09/2017 During opening hours On Sight 2017: Teach Saileach – Willow House Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 24/09/2017 - 24/09/2017 2.15pm-3pm Public Tour: Irish at World War I Tour - Adults & Children 12+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 24/09/2017 - 24/09/2017 2.30-4.30pm Excellent Equinox: Marvellous Mace Head Drop-in Activity - Ages 8+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 28/09/2017 - 28/09/2017 8pm - 9pm From Connacht to Asia: Treasures of Decorative Arts, Design and History from the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks. Talk - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 29/09/2017 - 14/10/2017 During Opening Hours Dublin Festival of History Various Events - All Ages
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 29/09/2017 - 29/09/2017 11.30am-1pm Culture Club at Collins Barracks Tour - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 30/09/2017 - 30/09/2017 12pm - 3pm Connacht Textile Crafters Demonstration - Adults & Children 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 01/10/2017 - 01/10/2017 3pm-4pm Dublin Festival of History: Funeral of Thomas Ashe Talk - Adults & Children 12+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 During Opening Hours The Hoard & the Sword: Echoes of the Vikings Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 During Opening Hours On Sight 2017: Teach Saileach – Willow House Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Merrion Street (Natural History) 01/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 During Opening Hours Busy Bees Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Merrion Street (Natural History) 04/10/2017 - 04/10/2017 1:00-1:45pm Flies, what are they good for? A Natural History Museum, London, Case Study Lecture - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 04/10/2017 - 04/10/2017 1.00-1.45pm Flies, what are they good for? A Natural History Museum, London, Case Study Lecture - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 04/10/2017 - 04/10/2017 2pm - 3pm Meet the Crafters Demonstration - Adults & Children 5+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 06/10/2017 - 06/10/2017 2.30-3.30pm Dublin Festival of History: Armoury Tour Tour - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 06/10/2017 - 06/10/2017 11am -1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: Fall Back to Winter Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 07/10/2017 - 07/10/2017 10am-3.30pm Reflections in the Shadow of Sodeisha Conference - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 11/10/2017 - 11/10/2017 1.00-1.45pm Bringing the Dead Zoo to Life Lecture - Adults
Merrion Street (Natural History) 11/10/2017 - 11/10/2017 1:00-1:45pm Bringing the Dead Zoo to Life Lecture - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 13/10/2017 - 13/10/2017 1-1:45pm Open House Lecture: Symbolising the Nation - The Architectural Competitions to Design the National Museum & National Library Lecture - Ages 14+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 14/10/2017 - 14/10/2017 11:30am -1:30pm Open House Junior: At Home with the Vikings! Drop-in Activity - Families Ages 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 14/10/2017 - 14/10/2017 11am - 3pm Social Life in Mayo at the Turn of the Century. Talk - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 15/10/2017 - 15/10/2017 2.30-4pm Open House Junior: Set Your Stage Workshop - Families with children 6-12
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 18/10/2017 - 18/10/2017 1.00-1.45pm Behind the Walls of the Natural History Museum Lecture - Adults
Merrion Street (Natural History) 18/10/2017 - 18/10/2017 1:00-1:45pm Behind the Walls of the Natural History Museum Lecture - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 20/10/2017 - 20/10/2017 11am - 1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: Fall back to Winter Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017 3-3:45pm Treasures of the National Museum Tour - Ages 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 22/10/2017 - 22/10/2017 3pm-4pm Hands on History Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Merrion Street (Natural History) 25/10/2017 - 25/10/2017 1:00-1:45pm The Natural History Museum – Past and Future Lecture - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 25/10/2017 - 25/10/2017 1.00-1.45pm The Natural History Museum - Past and Future Lecture - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 26/10/2017 - 26/10/2017 10am-1pm The Shadow of Sodeisha-How it’s Made Workshop - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 27/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 11.30am-1pm Culture Club at Collins Barracks Tour - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017 2pm-4pm Sacred Spells: Mummy Riddles Drop-in Activity - Families Ages 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017 11.30am - 12.30pm Hallowe’en Masks Workshop - Families with children 4-10 yrs
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 29/10/2017 - 29/10/2017 3pm-3.45pm Public Tour: Proclaiming a Republic Tour - Adults & Children 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 3pm - 4pm The Wonders of the Irish Wake Talk - Adults and young people 12+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 11:30am-1:30pm Valhalla’ween: Viking Raven Masks Drop-in Activity - Families Ages 8+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 31/10/2017 - 31/10/2017 2.30-3.30 Spooky Stories! Family Event - Families
Merrion Street (Natural History) 01/11/2017 - 30/11/2017 During Opening Hours Busy Bees Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 01/11/2017 - 30/11/2017 During opening hours Winter Trail Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 01/11/2017 - 01/11/2017 11:30am-1:30pm Something Wicked this Way Comes Drop-in Activity - Families Ages 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/11/2017 - 30/11/2017 During Opening Hours On Sight 2017: Teach Saileach – Willow House Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/11/2017 - 30/11/2017 During Opening Hours The Hoard & the Sword: Echoes of the Vikings Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 01/11/2017 - 01/11/2017 2.30pm-4pm Shadow Puppet Workshop Workshop - Families with children 6+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 02/11/2017 - 02/11/2017 11.30am - 1pm Spooky Shadow Puppets Junior Activity - Families with children 4 - 7 yrs
Turlough Park (Country Life) 03/11/2017 - 03/11/2017 11am - 1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: A Woolly Winter Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 04/11/2017 - 04/11/2017 2pm - 3.30pm Make an Advent Calendar Family Event - Adults & Children 5+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 04/11/2017 - 04/11/2017 10am-4pm Natural History Celebrates 160 - Museum Open Day Open Day - Ages 9+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 04/11/2017 - 04/11/2017 10am-4pm A national health service? Exploring how museums can improve our wellbeing Conference - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 11/11/2017 - 11/11/2017 11.30am - 1pm Mayo Genealogy Group Drop-in Activity - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 12/11/2017 - 12/11/2017 3pm-4pm Science Week: Hands on History Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Merrion Street (Natural History) 14/11/2017 - 15/11/2017 All day Making the Most of a Move - Geological Curators' Group AGM Seminar Seminar - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 14/11/2017 - 14/11/2017 11am-11:45am Science Week: Exploring Ancient DNA with Prof Dan Bradley Lecture - Transition Year Students
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 15/11/2017 - 15/11/2017 6.00-7.45pm Science Week:The Bone Vault-The Poetry and Palaeontology of Heaney’s Bog Bodies Lecture - Ages 14+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 15/11/2017 - 15/11/2017 6:00-7:45pm Science Week:The Bone Vault-The Poetry and Palaeontology of Heaney’s Bog Bodies Lecture - Ages 14+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 17/11/2017 - 17/11/2017 11am - 1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: A Woolly Winter Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 18/11/2017 - 18/11/2017 10am-4.30pm Seminar in honour of Glenn Thompson Seminar - Adults
Merrion Street (Natural History) 18/11/2017 - 18/11/2017 11am-1pm Science Week Inspectorium: What on Earth? Drop-in Activity - Ages 8+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 19/11/2017 - 19/11/2017 2.30pm - 4.30pm Open Mic Afternoon: Museum Writers Group Performance - Adults & Children 12+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 19/11/2017 - 19/11/2017 2:30pm-4:30pm Science Week: Them bones, them bones need archaeologists! Ancient Animal Bones with Dr Ruth Carden Drop-in Activity - Families with children 8+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 21/11/2017 - 21/11/2017 6pm Caretakers of Ireland’s Cultural Heritage Talk - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 23/11/2017 - 23/11/2017 2.30pm-4pm Tour Conservation Studios Tour - Adults & Children 12+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 23/11/2017 - 23/11/2017 8pm - 9pm The Vikings in Ireland outside Dublin Talk - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 24/11/2017 - 24/11/2017 11.30am-1pm Culture Club at Collins Barracks Tour - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life) 25/11/2017 - 25/11/2017 12pm -3pm Connacht Textile Crafters Demonstration - Adults & Children 7+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 25/11/2017 - 25/11/2017 11am-1pm Christmas on the Square Drop-in Activity - Families
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 26/11/2017 - 26/11/2017 3pm-3.45pm Public Tour: Eileen Gray Tour - Adults & Children 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 01/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 10am-5pm Christmas Activity Trails Drop-in Activity - Families
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/12/2017 - 01/12/2017 11am - 1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: Winter Woolly Warmers Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 During Opening Hours On Sight 2017: Teach Sailleach - Willow House Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 01/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 During Opening Hours Winter Trail Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Turlough Park (Country Life) 01/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 During Opening Hours The Hoard & the Sword: Echoes of the Vikings Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Merrion Street (Natural History) 01/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 During Opening Hours Do Not Disturb Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 03/12/2017 - 03/12/2017 2pm-4:30pm Christmas Open Day: Go on a Medieval Pilgrimage with Claíomh Open Day - Families
Turlough Park (Country Life) 09/12/2017 - 09/12/2017 11.30am - 1pm Mayo Genealogy Group Drop-in Activity - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 10/12/2017 - 10/12/2017 2pm-5pm Christmas Open Day Family Event - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life) 15/12/2017 - 15/12/2017 11am - 1pm Knitting & Crochet Circle: Winter Woolly Warmers Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 15/12/2017 - 15/12/2017 1pm - 2.30pm Christmas Carol Singing Performance - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life) 16/12/2017 - 17/12/2017 During opening hours Festive Family Fun Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 17/12/2017 - 17/12/2017 2:30-4pm Oh Christmas Tree! Drop-in Activity - Families
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 21/12/2017 - 21/12/2017 1pm and 3pm Winter Solstice Tour Tour - Ages 8+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 29/12/2017 - 29/12/2017 11.30am-1pm Culture Club at Collins Barracks Tour - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 29/12/2017 - 29/12/2017 1-1:45pm Treasures of the National Museum Tour - Ages 7+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 30/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 2.00-4.00pm Precious Gifts and Where to find them Drop-in Activity - Families with children 7+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 30/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 2.15pm-3pm Public Tour: Recovered Voices - Ireland and World War I Tour - Adults & Children 12+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 30/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 11am-1pm Space Rocks: Fireballs and Crystals Drop-in Activity - Ages 8+
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History) 31/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 3pm-3.45pm Public Tour: Proclaiming A Republic Tour - Adults & Children 12+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 02/01/2018 - 31/01/2018 During Opening Hours Do Not Disturb Activity Sheet Drop-in Activity - Families
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 03/01/2018 - 03/01/2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Budding Scribes Calligraphy Workshop Workshop - Families with children Ages 10+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 03/01/2018 - 03/01/2018 11am-12pm Budding Scribes Calligraphy Workshop Workshop - Families with Children 10+
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 04/01/2018 - 04/01/2018 1pm-1:45pm Gold, Amber and Bronze - Discovering Bronze Age Ireland Tour Tour - Ages 12+
Turlough Park (Country Life) 06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018 2pm - 3pm Nollaig na mBan. Women's Little Chirtsmas Performance - All Ages
Kildare Street (Archaeology) 06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018 2.00pm-4.00pm Precious Gifts and Where to Find them Drop-in Activity - Families with children 7+
Merrion Street (Natural History) 06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018 11am-1pm A Selection Box of Natural History Mysteries Drop-in Activity - Ages 8+