Community & Outreach

National Drawing Day

Saturday May 20th, 2017


As part of the National Drawing Day initiative across museums, galleries and cultural institutions throughout the country, Lismore Castle Arts will host a drop-in drawing workshop between 12 and 3PM. We invite visitors to join in and try out some new techniques in a relaxed environment. There will also be easels and drawing materials made available in the gardens throughout the day.
Suitable for all, FREE
No booking required

Teddy Bears Picnic

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Visitors are encouraged to pack and enjoy a relaxing picnic in the gardens whilst all are entertained by an afternoon of storytelling and our special Teddy Bear Trail. Visitors between 4 and 10yrs will be granted free entry to the gardens if escorted by their favourite teddy companion and picnic basket. Normal garden entry fees apply, €8 Adult, €5 concession.

Spooky screening for kids 2017
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Herbei ein Licht!

Children and adults with a sense of fun and a sweet tooth are invited to join us for a kid friendly spooky screening of a classic Halloween film. This scary screening (that’s not too scary) will set the Halloween mood for all the family. Come enjoy the eerie setting of Lismore Castles Pugin hall and indulge in some treats. 2015s Spooky Screening will be taking place on October 31st, Time 4pm, Film time 1hr 20min,  Suitable for children 4yrs and over, €5 per ticket.

Christmas Charity Workshops

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Students from primary schools across Waterford will be invited to join us for a morning of festive fun with screenings of Christmas classics in the beautiful Pugin Hall. All profits will be donated to St Vincent De Paul to help less fortunate families through out Ireland over the Christmas period. If you’d like your school to be invited to 2016s special event contact the LCA offices before all seatings are booked out.