Title goes here.

Content to go here.

 

Event Search Filter

1 - 10 of 17 result(s)
|
1  |  2
Drop-in Activity - Family
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)
It’s back to school in September and at the Activity Area we’re exploring uniforms in the Museum. From soldiers’ and nurses’ uniforms to patriotic costumes - or clothes for important occasions such as getting married or mourning, discover what messages uniforms can convey. Have a go at designing your own original uniform for school, work or play! Drop-in activity, no booking required.

05/09/2014 - 05/09/2014
11am-1pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults and children 7yrs+
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Make your own summer-time knits and crochet. Start a new project or get help finishing an old one! Learn a new skill for life. Holiday makers and beginners welcome. No booking required.

06/09/2014 - 06/09/2014
3-5pm
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 song. No booking required.

13/09/2014 - 13/09/2014
11.30am-1pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life)
If you have an interest in finding out about your family history come along for free practical tips with the Mayo Genealogy Group. No booking required. New researchers welcome.

13/09/2014 - 13/09/2014
3-4pm
Talk - Adults
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Hear about Tim Harrington’s quest to find the truth behind the Maamtrasna murders, the political climate of the time and how this case caused a sensation when it was first published in 1884! With Ronnie O’Gorman of the Galway Advertiser. Booking required.

13/09/2014 - 13/09/2014
10.15 & 11.30am
Tour - Family age7+
Merrion Street (Natural History)
Explore with Geraldine Breen, zoologist, the displays of animals from all around the world, and hear about the behaviour of animals, from wombats and wolves to polar bears and pandas! No booking required. Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Not wheelchair accessible.

14/09/2014 - 14/09/2014
3-4pm
Drop-in Activity - All Ages
Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)
A chance to explore some of the artefacts from the Museum’s collection of objects for handling with Museum Educators - a fascinating drop-in handling session for all ages. No booking required.

Lecture - Adults
Kildare Street (Archaeology)
Join Dr. Chris Wingfield, curator at the Archaeology and Anthropology Museum, Cambridge University, for a special lecture on the display of stone artefacts in Museums and the role of stone in society. This lecture is the key note address of ’The Cultures of Stone 2014 Conference’, jointly organised by UCD School of Archaeology and UCD School of Classics with the support of the National Museum of Ireland. Admission free. Booking is essential. To book a place, email culturesofstone@gmail.com. Not wheelchair accessible. For more information on the conference go to http://culturesofstone.eu.pn/index.html

Talk - Ages 12+
Kildare Street (Archaeology)
Join Regina Sexton, food and culinary historian, and Jessica de Búrca of Montague Heritage Services to discover what foods were enjoyed by both the Vikings and the Gaels in Ireland over 1,000 years ago. Listen to a talk on what tastes and dishes were popular and see a selection of foods on display including the types of vessels used to serve up a feast. Located in the Ceramics Room, first floor. No booking required. Not wheelchair accessible.

19/09/2014 - 19/09/2014
11am-1pm
Drop-in Activity - Adults and children 7yr+
Turlough Park (Country Life)
Make your own summer-time knits and crochet. Start a new project or get help finishing an old one! Learn a new skill for life. Holiday makers and beginners welcome. No booking required.

1 - 10 of 17 result(s)
|
1  |  2
Dearadh Gréasáin le Arekibo