What's On

  • Living History Experience 1st Jan - 31st Dec
    From atmospheric tenth-century Church grounds, through the original Townhouse Castle, costumed actors lead an exciting...
  • Kids’ Drop-by Activities 15th May - 18th Dec
    Kids, join us for fun activities in the dedicated Children’s Erasmus Education Garden! Each week we will have...
  • Rock, Paper, Scissors: Summer Holidays Programme at Ark 2nd Jul - 20th Aug
    Discover the mysterious world of materials at our free, drop-in summer exhibition and participatory art programme....
  • Heritage Week at Dalkey Castle 13th - 21st Aug
    At Dalkey Castle, Living History actors from Deilg Inis bring the ancient history to colourful life with archery,...
  • National Heritage Week 13th - 21st Aug
    Hundreds of events and activities will take place throughout this week around the country, with many guided walks,...
  • Dublin Horse Show 17th - 21st Aug
    An annual highlight in the Irish festival calendar, the Show is filled with lots of fun, good food, fancy drinks,...
  • Dublin Brick Show 27th - 28th Aug
    Our shows bring to life the world of Lego with huge custom made models, dioramas and MOC's made by Lego enthusiasts....
  • The Iverk Show 27th August 2022
    The Iverk show, The oldest show in Ireland, is a one day traditional yet modern. Now in its 192nd year since 1826...
  • Ukulele Hooley 27th - 28th Aug
    Europe's longest running ukulele festival, returns to Dún-Laoghaire in 2022. The Ukulele Hooley is Ireland's international...
  • HELL & BACK Junior 28th August 2022
    Ireland’s Toughest Physical and Mental Endurance Challenge for Children, HELL & BACK Junior is a fun and exhilarating...
  • Get into Costume at Christchurch Cathedral
      This Spring, Come and try the new family dress up area in the Crypt at...
  • Be a Mercy Hero! Mercy Hospital Heroes 2020
    During last year’s Mercy Heroes Campaign, you helped raise a phenomenal €82,243 for the Mercy Kids & Teens...
  • Black Spider Monkeys at Fota Wildlife Park Workbooks
    Learn all about the recently named, Nero and Blinky, Colombian Black Spider Monkeys in this FREE workbook for home! 
  • Brazilian Tapirs at Fota Wildlife Park Workbooks
    Learn all about Brazilian Tapirs in this FREE workbook for home! 
  • Creativity At Home 1
    Celebrate creativity and play with these FREE daily activities and downloads from the Glucksman Cork City.
  • Creativity At Home 2
    Celebrate creativity and play with these FREE daily activities and downloads from the Glucksman Cork City.
  • Creativity At Home 3
    Celebrate creativity and play with these FREE daily activities and downloads from the Glucksman Cork City.
  • Creativity At Home 4
    Celebrate creativity and play with these FREE daily activities and downloads from the Glucksman Cork City.
  • Creativity At Home 5
    Celebrate creativity and play with these FREE daily activities and downloads from the Glucksman Cork City.
  • Fairy Trails Adventure Ring of Kerry
    Discover two magical fairy trails in County Kerry later this summer…when we travel again. Take a family...