Curator's Talks October - December 2012

Date: Friday 12th October 2012

Curator's Talk:  'Who was Albert Bender?'

A chance to hear the fascinating story of Albert Bender and find out about the collection of Asian art which he donated to the Irish state, now on display at Collins Barracks, with the curator of the exhibition,

Gallery Tour


Date: Friday 09th November 2012

Curator's Talk: 'The Fighting Irish in World War'

Join curator of the 'Soldiers and Chiefs' exhibition, Lar Joye, for an illustrated talk exploring the role of the Irish who fought in World War One as soldiers of the British, Australian and American armies.

Audio Visual Theatre Lecture


Date: Friday 14th December 2012

Curator's Talk: “Christmas Interiors Through the Centuries – 1700 to the Present day.”

Seasonal talk with curator Jennifer Goff. Discover the appearence of Christmas past and present as reflected in the furniture collections of the National Museum of Ireland.  

Audio Visual Theatre Lecture                          


Talks are FREE and take place between 1.00pm and 1.30pm. Meet at main reception. Booking required.

Have you heard them play?

Listen Links to external websiteto the St James's Brass and Reed Band.

It's YOUR Museum!

Do you need a FREE space to meet, talk, plan, create -

The Education Resource Room at Collins Barracks may be the space for you.

Contact the Bookings Office for more info.

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