Richmond Barracks

Children’s History Workshop: Sea Voyages

Join Dublin’s Historian-in-Residence for Children Dervilia Roche for this free, interactive workshop for children aged 9 - 12 at Richmond Barracks.

Learn about famous ships and voyages from history. Find out about mystery shipwrecks, disastrous sea expeditions and more. Take part in a craft exercise and create your very own ship to take home with you.

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


Visiting safely

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Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks

In 2020, the Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks appointed Dublin’s first Historian-in-Residence for Children, Dervilia Roche.

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.