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Dancing Apollo for Heritage Week 2021

17-22 August FREE ENTRY to the HUNT MUSEUM for the week Donations very welcome! Apollo in his 17th Century incarnation at The Hunt Museum  has been fascinating visitors for years.  This year for Heritage Week he is going to dance around the Captain’s Room.  Through the wonders of Augmented Reality and the use [...]

Dancing Apollo for Heritage Week 20212021-08-09T15:40:25+01:00

Six Objects to celebrate Limerick Bastille Day Wild Geese Festival 2021

Cette juillet, nous célébrons le 14 juillet et le 330e anniversaire du Vol des oies sauvages. This July, Limerick celebrates Bastille Day, and the 330th anniversary of the Flight of the Wild Geese. To mark this, our docents explore six French objects from the Hunt Museum collection. Research by Noreen Lomasney, Jean Murphy and [...]

Six Objects to celebrate Limerick Bastille Day Wild Geese Festival 20212021-08-18T16:46:41+01:00

Mid-Term Scary Stop Motion Workshops

Mid-Term Scary Stop Motion Workshops Using their imagination, each child will plan, shoot and edit a spooky short animation presenting the scariest objects in the Collection.  Wednesday 28, Thursday 29 & Friday 30 October. 10am to 1pm  €25 per child. Suitable for kids ages 8 to 12. Limited places.   Bookings are essential. You can [...]

Mid-Term Scary Stop Motion Workshops2020-08-31T17:26:28+01:00

Obscure Object Handling Sessions

Take part in handling sessions of some of the amazing objects we have in The Hunt Museum and guess what these objects were used for. Wednesday 7, 14, 21, 28 October, 2pm - 4pm  Cost: Included in Museum Admission €7.50 per Adult. Kids go free   Bookings are essential. You can book your ticket online [...]

Obscure Object Handling Sessions2020-09-02T17:01:34+01:00

Curator’s Tour on 20th Century Irish Art

The Hunt Museum houses works from Leech, Osborne, Keating, Henry and Yeats. If you would like to know more join our curator, Naomi O’Nolan, for a tour. Thursday Afternoons July 16th - August 30th 2pm €7:50 included in cost of admission to museum Booking essential. You can book your ticket online below or by phone at [...]

Curator’s Tour on 20th Century Irish Art2020-08-06T15:08:11+01:00