Richmond Barracks

Children's History Workshop: Darlin’ Dublin Draw-Along with Alan Nolan

Join us for a free history and art workshop for children aged 9 - 12 years old, presented as part of National Drawing Day.

Discover some of the hidden history and forgotten folklore of Dublin City with Historian-in-Residence for Children Dervilia Roche and learn how to draw some Darlin’ Dublin characters with bestselling author and illustrator Alan Nolan.

Please note that children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian throughout the workshop.


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Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks

The Creative Residency programme is made by Dublin City Council Culture Company.

The Historian-in-Residence for Children Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks is a partnership with Dublin City Council Culture Company and Dublin City Libraries.