Current Events

Explore what's on at the National Library of Ireland below.


Talk: An Opera on Dante’s life (21/6/2019)
From aria to opera Patrick Cassidy discusses how he went from writing an aria to an opera. Dublin Dante Summer school event. Booking recommended

Guided Tour: A Modern Eye: Helen Hooker O’Malley’s Ireland (23/6/2019)
Join Cormac O’Malley for this guided tour of the exhibition: A Modern Eye: Helen Hooker O’Malley’s Ireland and gain an insight into the creative vision of Helen Hooker O'Malley in this first major retrospective of her work.

Guided Tour: Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition (25/6/2019)
Guided Tour of the Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition. Booking required.

Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Book Club: Seeing Things (28/6/2019)
Join us for the June book club at Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Exhibition, Bank of Ireland Cultural and Heritage Centre at College Green – entrance via Westmoreland Street. Booking required.

Family friendly tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (1/7/2019)
Family friendly tour: The National Library's History & Heritage

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (4/7/2019)
Join us for a free tour of the Yeats exhibition. It celebrates one of the great poets of the twentieth century and the unique collections of the National Library of Ireland

Children's Workshop: Same Difference with Debbie Thomas (9/7/2019)
Join author Debbie Thomas and explore how stories connect and delight us. Booking now open!

Children’s ‘Coat of Arms’ Workshop (10/7/2019)
Join us for this workshop inspired by the ancient art of heraldry. Ages 7 - 12

Hands on History (11/7/2019)
Take the mystery out of history research at our 2 day history camp and get hands-on with interactive and digital technologies.

Public tour of WWIreland Exhibition (12/7/2019)
Explore the Irish experience of WWI through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets

 
NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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