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    Merrion Square Open Day

    Exhibitions, Talks and Tours 9.30am – 5.30pm National Gallery of Ireland Exhibitions and Events Highlights from the Collection will be on display. The Atrium Creative Spaces will be fully equipped and supervised. All free admission. 

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    National Playday 2014: “Out to play”

    National Play Day 2014 National Play Day will take place on Sunday 6th July from 2 pm – 5 pm. Families can join in the FREE afternoon of fun and games in Merrion Square. The

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    Big Day Out in Merrion Square

    Merrion Square comes alive with a vibrant street carnival for one day only!

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    Christmas on the Square at the National Gallery of Ireland

    10.30 – 12.30 Peter Rice – the Structural Engineer Behind Great Architects  Lecture by J. Philip O’Kane, Prof. Emeritus, Chair of Civil Engineering, UCC. A Friends of the National Gallery talk, and advance booking is

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    Halloween at National Museum of Ireland Archaeology

    Halloween at National Museum of Ireland Archaeology Create a Creepy Cauldron ‘Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble!’ Join Jennifer O’Mahony, Museum Educator, in the Museum of Archaeology on Sunday 27th at 3 pm,

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    Culture Night at the National Museum of Ireland/ Natural History

    Nocturnal Nature – Owls, Bats, Bugs and even Jellyfish! Join us for an evening of tours and art to discover what swims, scurries and flies around in the dark. See a once-off display by the

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    Culture Night Events at the National Concert Hall

    6.10pm – 6. 45pm Pipe Works recital with David Adams who explores the ‘heroic’ theme of the RTÉ NSO’s 8pm concert with a programme which includes Liszt Orpheus & Prometheus and Schumann Studien & Skizzen

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    Culture Night at the National Print Museum

    Join us for an evening filled with interactive activities suitable for all the family including printing demonstrations, music, yarnbombing, arts and crafts at our Education Area and mini workshops for adults and children. Family Cultural

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    Archeofest 2013

    Experimental archaeology, demonstrations of cutting-edge technologies employed by archaeologists, a tent full of archaeological specialists waiting to identify what you’ve dug up in your garden, a kids’ excavation of a Viking house and music. The

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    Music at the Pepper Canister Church

    12.30pm   Voice and Piano recital 1.30pm   Flute and Organ recital 2.30pm   Organ recital

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