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Jawsome Sharks Sea Life Bray

16th January-5th June 2019

Address: Bray

Website: www.visitsealife.com

Take a dive into the deep at SEA LIFE Bray this spring and become the newest recruits of the Jawsome Rangers and fulfil the mission of finding the missing shark teeth. Guests will be tasked with helping... [read more]

This National Tree Week

31st January-4th July 2019

Address: Bontanic Garden

Website: botanicgardens.ie

Discover the iconic trees and remarkable specimens of the National Botanic Gardens. This National Tree Week discover the iconic trees and remarkable specimens of the National Botanic Gardens.On this tour... [read more]

The Ark Workshop: Game Changer Jewellery

5th April-5th June 2019

Address: The Ark

Website: www.ark.ie

From fun to funky, make your own accessories with old game pieces in these craft workshops for ages 8-12..You can bring some of your own chosen game pieces from old board games or even old or broken game... [read more]

The Great Irish Bake Hold a bake sale to raise much needed dough for Temple Street. Proudly supported by Gem.

4th May 2019

Website: www.templestreet.ie

Register today to get your baker's toolkit. To get involved, go to www.templestreet.ie/event/great-irish-bake/about/get-involved/ [read more]


3rd June-5th January 2019

Website: www.heritageireland.ie

On the first Wednesday of every month, various heritage sites managed by the Office of Public Works that normally charge admission throw their doors open for free. So it won’t cost you anything to bring... [read more]

Easter Saturday

4th June-20th January 1900

Address: Chocolate Warehouse, Walkinstown, D12

Website: www.chocolatewarehouse.ie

Chocolate Warehouse Easter Bunny Enjoy the wonderful experience of visiting the Easter Bunny at The Chocolate Warehouse. Enjoy the wonderful experience of visiting the Easter Bunny. Stroll down the magic... [read more]

World Book Day in Ireland

3rd July 2019

Website: www.worldbookday.com

World Book Day has become firmly established as Ireland’s biggest annual event promoting the enjoyment of books and reading. The main aim is to encourage children to explore the pleasure of books and... [read more]

Return to Spring

4th July 2019

Address: Whale Theatre Greystones

Website: www. whaletheatre.ie

Whale Theatre Greystone Produced by Ceol Connected, Thomas Johnston (whistles, song, uilleann pipes, ukulele) and Niamh Lawlor (puppetry) lead this interactive Irish traditional music/song, puppetry, and... [read more]

The Big Free Family Gig: Stomptown Brass

4th July 2019

Address: The Ark

Website: www.ark.ie

To celebrate the end of BIG BANG Dublin 2019, this free outdoor performance for family audiences brings the band’s joyful, loud and upbeat brass street performance to Meeting House Square. [read more]


3rd September 2019

Address: Merrion Street (Natural History)

Website: www.museum.ie

Record Breakers!Merrion Street (Natural History) What animal has the largest appetite or best sense of smell? Drop into the Discovery Zone to find out more and see up close some animal record breakers... [read more]

Material Memories

3rd September 2019

Address: Temple Bar Gallery & Studios

Material Memories - a workshop using drawing and light with artist Sophie Behal Is your head chock-a-block with memories? From the big things like your first day at school, to the little things like what... [read more]

Traditional Irish Music Workshops

4th September 2019

Website: www.nch.ie

National Concert Hall In this series of performance workshops for primary school groups (3rd-6th class) they explore music from around the world; today we are at home, with the focus on learning through... [read more]

Bilingual Tour:

3rd October 2019

Address: Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)

Website: www.museum.ie

Turas Dearbhú na Poblachta: Éirí Amach 1916.Collins Barracks (Decorative Arts & History)Glac páirt linn i Seachtain na Gaeilge, ar an turas dátheangach don taispeántas Dearbhú na Poblachta: Éirí... [read more]

Directing for the Screen

3rd October 2019

Address: The Ark

Website: www.ark.ie

Join IFTA and Emmy award winning Director Dearbhla Walsh for a workshop for children with a keen interest in film and life behind the screen. Part of Fantastic Flix at The Ark [read more]

Drop-in family workshop

3rd October 2019

Address: Maples and Calder Creative Space – National Gallery

Website: www.nationalgallery.ie

At our drop-in workshops, children and their parents/guardians/carers are encouraged to work together on creative projects. Drop-in and stay for as long (or as little!) as you wish. The event will take... [read more]

Scoot to School Week

3rd November-15th January 1900

Website: www.greenschoolsireland.org

National SOW Day will be held on Wednesday, March 13.Participating in National SOW Week/Day shows your support for a greener, healthier environment by encouraging students to scoot to school. This is the... [read more]

Special Schools Sing Along Workshop 11am National Concert Hall T

3rd November 2019

Time: 11:00

Address: National Concert Hall

Website: www.nch.ie

The National Concert Hall invites pupils from special schools – those with moderate, severe and profound general learning disabilities – to join us for this interactive and multi-sensory concert-workshop.www.nch.ie [read more]

Children’s Dance Workshop The Ark

5th November 2019

Website: www.ark.ie

This fun dance workshop for ages 7-12 will incorporate hip hop and contemporary dance techniques.Workshop content will be adapted to suit the level of the participants. Suitable for beginners [read more]

Dublin Zoo Forest Families

5th November 2019

Address: Dublin Zoo

Website: www.dublinzoo.ie

Forest Families is a fun, hands-on family learning experience where you and your little ones (aged between 4 and 12) will discover lots about nature. Learn about trees, biodiversity, pollinators and birds... [read more]

Recollection with the Collection (Bealtaine Festival)

5th November 2019

Address: National Print Museum

Website: www.nationalprintmuseum.ie

Join the Museum’s volunteer panel of active retired printers and typesetters for an interactive and engaging afternoon of live demonstrations of the collection and tales from letterpress printing days... [read more]

Sustainable Living Festival

5th November-5th December 2019

Time: 10:00 - 17:00

Address: The Botanic Gardens

Website: www.botanicgardens.ie

Living sustainably can be a challenge, with a complex range of choices we can make to lighten our impact on the Earth. What actions can we take ourselves at home, at work, and in our community?Take part... [read more]


5th November-5th December 2019

Address: Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Website: www.wellfest.ie

Royal Hospital Kilmainham Ireland’s largest health, fitness and wellness festival. Combining world-class professionals and brands in fitness, mental health and healthy food [read more]

Wonderful Nature

5th November 2019

Address: The Hugh Lane

Website: www.hughlane.ie

Inspired by Mark Dion’s exhibition at The Hugh Lane for this art workshop for 6-10 year olds Tel 222 5550 email info.hughlane@dublincity.ie [read more]

Family Raceday - Derrinstown Stud DerbyLeopardstown Racecourse

5th December 2019

Address: Leopardstown Racecourse

Website: www.leopardstown.com

The ideal opportunity to get the whole family out and about and enjoy course wide entertainment, family fun and great flat racing.There will be a complimentary shuttle bus running from Blackrock DART station... [read more]

GIVE TRAD A TRY | Sat 26th Jan and Sun 27th Jan

Website: www.ark.ie

Have a go at playing traditional music on one of a range of instruments at our popular drop-in sessions for beginners. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2019. Suitable for beginners or newcomers... [read more]


Website: www.nationalgallery.ie

Sundays ongoing 11.30am – 1.30pm Free family workshops at the National Gallery, inspired by their collection and exhibitions. Ages: 18 months - 8yrs. You can choose to stay for as long or as short... [read more]

RHA'S ART CART | Sat & Sun ongoing 1 - 5pm

Website: www.rhagallery.ie

The RHA’s Art Cart is available every Saturday and Sunday in the gallery from 1 - 5pm and is staffed by an art educator. . The exhibition specific, Kids’ Gallery Kit is also available at the... [read more]

SUNDAY SKETCHING AT HUGH LANE | Sundays ongoing 3 – 4pm

Website: www.hughlane.ie

Free drop-in family workshops inspired by exhibitions and artwork from the Hugh Lane Gallery. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.  [read more]