Current Events

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

Talk for Bealtaine: ‘Céad Míle Fáilte: Guidebooks to Dublin’s Fair City’ (28/5/2018)
Take a trip back in time and see the guidebooks that visitors to Dublin might have used from the 1890s.

30 minute lunchtime tour: Photo Detectives (30/5/2018)
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!

Lecture:The 1918-19 influenza pandemic in Ireland: medicine, politics and people (30/5/2018)
Join us for this lecture when Dr Ida Milne discusses how the 1918-19 influenza pandemic inserted itself into aspect of Irish society, from politics, to family life.

Lecture: Making Oscar Wilde (6/6/2018)
Join Michèle Mendelssohn for this lecture on the untold story of young Oscar Wilde's career in Victorian England and post-Civil War America.

Moya Cannon & Stephen Sexton: Poets in Conversation with Niall MacMonagle (7/6/2018)
For the final conversation in The Blank Page series, we welcome Moya Cannon and Stephen Sexton for this discussion with Niall MacMonagle. All welcome!

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (7/6/2018)
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

Guided tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (9/6/2018)
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!

Noramollyannalivialucia: The Muse & Mister Joyce (12/6/2018)
Get in the mood for Bloomsday with Curlew Theatre's performance of Noramollyannalivialucia: The Muse & Mister Joyce.

The Joseph Hassett Yeats Lecture:"Yeats Among Europeans" (13/6/2018)
To mark the birth of William Butler Yeats on 13 June 1865, we welcome Dr Lauren Arrington to the library to deliver this year’s Joseph Hassett Yeats lecture

Turas treoraithe: Yeats: The Life & Works of William Butler Yeats (13/6/2018)
Turas treoraithe: Yeats: The Life & Works of William Butler Yeats. Bígí linn!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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