Calendar of Events

Talks • Tours • Workshops • Seminars • Competitions

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01/01/2015 - 31/01/2015
During Opening Hours
Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life)
From gallows, shillelaghs and manacles to the hangman’s rope! This exhibition commemorates 200 years of law and order through objects relating to policing, crime, prisons and punishment, highlighting the sometimes uncomfortable reality of Ireland’s official past.

31/01/2015 - 31/01/2015
11:30am & 3:30pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 14yrs+
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Bavarian crochet has intrigued crocheters around the world. In this workshop you will learn how to create this beautiful, two-round stitch comprised of shells and decreases. Basic crochet skills required. First come, first served.

01/02/2015 - 28/02/2015
During Opening Hours
Temporary Exhibition - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life)
From gallows, shillelaghs and manacles to the hangman’s rope! This exhibition commemorates 200 years of law and order through objects relating to policing, crime, prisons and punishment, highlighting the sometimes uncomfortable reality of Ireland’s official past.

01/02/2015 - 28/02/2015
During Opening Hours
Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life)
During February, a reward is being offered to the most shifty-looking visitor! To enter, take your mug-shot at the Preserving the Peace exhibition then email your photo to ouririshheritage@gmail.com to join our online Rogues Gallery! To claim the bounty, leave your name and contact number.

01/02/2015 - 01/02/2015
2:30pm-4pm
Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Celebrate the coming of Spring and make your own St. Brigid’s Cross. Find out about the many customs associated with this much loved Irish saint, including the brideóg and St. Brigid’s girdle! No booking required.

Talk - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)
Join Clodagh Doyle, curator of the Irish Folklife Collections in this illustrated talk, which explores and celebrates the customs of the first day of Spring. Select objects from the Irish Folklife Collection are presented in the exhibition Trove at IMMA. No booking required, places allocated on a first-come basis 15 minutes before talk starts.

Tour - Adults
Merrion Street (Natural History)
A walking tour exploring the history and highlights of the Museum with Nigel Monaghan, Keeper of Natural History. Part of a series of talks to mark ’Trove’, an exhibition by artist Dorothy Cross at IMMA. Not wheelchair accessible. Booking required contact educationarch@museum.ie. Or call 01 648 639/01 648 6332.

04/02/2015 - 30/04/2015
During Museum opening hours
Performance - Adults
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)
As part of the Museum’s WW1 centenary programme, award-winning innovators ANU Productions present an immersive World War I experience, based on the events surrounding the campaign at Gallipoli in Turkey and inspired by the previously untold stories of the 7th Battalion of the Royal Irish Fusiliers and the everyday lives of the Irish people who were affected by the Great War. The project is a partnership between ANU Productions , the National Museum of Ireland and the Department of Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht and is supported by the National Archives of Ireland Performances will run Wednesday - Saturday: 11.00am, 12.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm and 4.00pm Sunday - 2.00pm, 3.00pm and 4.00pm. Tickets: 5euro. For More Information and Tickets: www.pals-theirishatgallipoli.com

06/02/2015 - 06/02/2015
11am-1pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults & Children 7yrs+
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Join the Museum Knitting Circle to make your own spring time knits and crochet. Start a new project or get help finishing an old one! Exchange ideas and tips. Learn a new skill for life. Beginners welcome. No booking required.

07/02/2015 - 07/02/2015
3pm-5pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Dust down that fiddle, polish that whistle and join the music circle to practice, share, play tunes and songs. No booking required.

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