Current Events

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

Hands on History (23/7/2018)
Take the mystery out of history research at our 2 day history camp and get hands-on with interactive and digital technologies.

Children's workshop: Every Picture tells a story: See the picture, tell the story (25/7/2018)
Be inspired to create stories by the photographs in the Photo Detectives exhibition. At the National Photographic Archive Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

30 minute lunchtime tour: Photo Detectives (25/7/2018)
Join us for a 30 minute lunchtime tour of our Photo Detectives exhibition at the library's Photographic Archive. Enjoy the wonderful stories! All welcome!

“Lucia Joyce, Dancer - Ah Sweet Dancer” (26/7/2018)
Join academic, broadcaster and writer, Deirdre Mulrooney for a meditation on Lucia Joyce, a significant 20th Century Irish artist of the body at this free lunchtime talk.

Children’s Workshop: ‘Magic Mystery Maps’ (1/8/2018)
Explore our world through maps in this fun workshop!

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (2/8/2018)
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

Public tour of WWIreland Exhibition (9/8/2018)
Explore the Irish experience of WWI through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets

Guided tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (11/8/2018)
Join us for this tour to learn about the library's architectural history and which includes a visit to the iconic reading room! All welcome!

Lunchtime talk: 'C. S. Lewis: One Irishman's Enduring Fame' (13/8/2018)
Join Dr Stephanie L. Derrick for this talk on the work of C. S. Lewis, best known today for The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. All welcome!

Turas Treoraithe: Bleachtairí Grianghraf (15/8/2018)
Turas Treoraithe: Bleachtairí Grianghraf Bígí linn!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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