‘The Bots’ Newstalk Radio Documentary

‘The Bots’ Newstalk Radio Documentary

(The following is adapted from the Newstalk Radio website) Newstalk aired the ‘The Bots’, in which IMRO-nominated producer Brian Gallagher looks at the lives of those who live, work, study, and relax in the vicinity of Ireland’s National Botanic Gardens. Using a...

Pumpkin Decorating Competition: 2020

For many years we have run the very popular Pumpkin Decorating Competition for Halloween here at the National Botanic Gardens. Sadly, this year we cannot hold the exhibition in the gardens but we can hold an online competition and even more people can enter, so...
Self-Guided Biodiversity Trail

Self-Guided Biodiversity Trail

Designed for National Heritage Week and suitable for all of the family! Take part in this self-guided tour of the gardens, exploring biodiversity at its best while finding out about the importance and variety of pollinators all around us. Download the 2-page trail to...
Press Release: Aquatic House Complex

Press Release: Aquatic House Complex

OPW commences work to save important buildings at Botanic Gardens with a plan to restore them in the future.     Visitors to the National Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin will have noticed what looks like some building work commencing on site in recent days....
In Praise of Weeds

In Praise of Weeds

The past few weeks have seen the vast majority of us confined to a much smaller area than usual, and even with a new routine of responsibilities to juggle between home, work and family, it’s likely that life has contained more stillness and quiet than we would...