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What's On?

See listings for Archeology related events and exhibitions.


See a complete listing of events in Kildare Street, or a more detailed selection below, also listed on the general featured events page.

Prehistory Mysteries – Humans and the Natural World

Prehistory Mysteries – Humans and the Natural World

06 July 2019  |  Audience: All Ages   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Pop in and have a chat with our Museum Educators who will have an array of replica artefacts and raw materials, which you can pick up and examine.

Treasures of the National Museum

Treasures of the National Museum

10 July 2019  |  Audience: Ages 7+   |  Event Type: Tour

Take a tour of the iconic treasures in the National Museum, including the 'Tara' Brooch and the Ardagh Chalice.

True or False Tour!

True or False Tour!

13 July 2019  |  Audience: Families with Children 6+   |  Event Type: Tour

Take the true or false challenge at the National Museum!

Ships Ahoy! Log boats and Longships

Ships Ahoy! Log boats and Longships

17 July 2019  |  Audience: Families with Children 6+   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Make your own nautical pop-up card!

Tour: Recent Finds and New Displays at the Museum

Tour: Recent Finds and New Displays at the Museum

20 July 2019  |  Audience: Families with Children 8+   |  Event Type: Tour

Come and see some of the newly displayed artefacts at the Museum

Weight to Go! Make your own Viking Weight

Weight to Go! Make your own Viking Weight

24 July 2019  |  Audience: Families with Children 6+   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Did you know that before there were coins in Ireland, the Vikings used to trade in silver?

Tour - Kingship and Sacrifice: The Bog Bodies

Tour - Kingship and Sacrifice: The Bog Bodies

26 July 2019  |  Audience: Ages 12+   |  Event Type: Tour

Examine Iron Age finds from Ireland's wetlands including bog butter and learn about the discovery of the 2,000-year-old bog bodies.