Calendar

Oct 12 2019 – Dec 31 2020 all-day
12:00 am
Come and visit our ‘Dry Garden’. The Herbarium in Focus Permanent Exhibition in the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, reveals the science and history behind this national collection of dried plant specimens and museum objects. Read[...]
Feb 1 @ 11:30 am – Feb 29 @ 4:00 pm
11:30 am
February is no time for roses, but many other blooms delight the senses – from fragrant daphne and winter-sweet to delicate snowdrops and woodland anemones. Why not join us for a brisk stroll and celebrate[...]
Feb 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
2:30 pm
‘The greatest service rendered to any country is to add a useful plant to its culture’ – Thomas Jefferson, 1800. Throughout history, plants have supplied us with food, medicine, and other essentials; as empires expanded[...]
Mar 1 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Take a rejuvenating guided tour amidst the splendid spring blossoms and foliage of the Gardens, and hear stories of the cultivation, ecology, and folklore of our beautiful plant collections. Enjoy the colourful tulips, delicate cherry[...]
Mar 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
It is believed that humans have evolved to have an instinctive bond with nature, one which our increasingly urbanised life threatens to disrupt. Join us for a brisk stroll around the Gardens and learn about[...]
Mar 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
During the month of the feast of Saint Patrick we are hosting a special Irish plants and folklore tour. Hear about the magical myths and legends surrounding Irish plants from ancient to modern times. Find[...]
Mar 15 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
12:30 pm
During the month of the feast of Saint Patrick we are hosting a special Irish plants and folklore tour. Hear about the magical myths and legends surrounding Irish plants from ancient to modern times. Find[...]
Mar 16 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
During the month of the feast of Saint Patrick we are hosting a special Irish plants and folklore tour. Hear about the magical myths and legends surrounding Irish plants from ancient to modern times. Find[...]
Mar 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
During the month of the feast of Saint Patrick we are hosting a special Irish plants and folklore tour. Hear about the magical myths and legends surrounding Irish plants from ancient to modern times. Find[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
It is believed that humans have evolved to have an instinctive bond with nature, one which our increasingly urbanised life threatens to disrupt. Join us for a brisk stroll around the Gardens and learn about[...]
3:00 pm
Join us for our National Tourism Day themed guided tour! Celebrating the Jewel in the Crown of the Heritage Services, now in its 225th year. Join us to discover the stories behind the historic glasshouses[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
2:30 pm
Organised at part of National Tree Week 2020  We notice many colours and scents in the garden and in the wild but the majority of plant communication lies outside our perception. Plants of course do[...]
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Join Gardener Ita Patton and learn about some of her favourite blooms, the best performing varieties, and expert tips for successful flowering, as well a brief history of the garden and some fascinating inside stories.[...]