Richmond Barracks

Children’s History Workshop: Harvest Knots

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

As part of the Richmond Barracks Harvest Fair, this children’s workshop will explore the history and folklore of harvest time in Ireland. Create your own harvest knot to take home.

This is also a drop in event, places may be limited.


Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian throughout the workshop.

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.