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Late night opening

Fridays in summer

Friday 5 February 2016

The National Portrait Gallery will be open until 8pm on Friday nights from 8 January through to 26 February. We will have special tours through our spooky summer exhibition Sideshow Alley: infamy, the macabre and the portrait and a variety of performances throughout the summer.

Sex, murder and mayhem tours
5:30 – 6:00pm
6.30 – 7.00pm
Exhibition ticket required

Horror show with a magic lantern
Animated, hand-painted slides of the macabre and the grotesque, the shocking and the heartbreaking, thrown onto the screen from the magic lantern.
6.00 – 6.30pm and 7.00 – 7.30pm 

Etcetera Duo and Cassidy Ceili
Magical mayhem interspersed with magical Irish folk music! 
Several performances throughout the evening.