• National Drawing Day

    National Drawing Day is an annual countrywide event held in May initiated by the National Gallery of Ireland. The event extends across the grounds of Kilkenny Castle, offering a range of creative and colourful artist-led outdoor workshops. This FREE event is open to people of all ages, Butler Gallery National Drawing Day offers everyone the opportunity to indulge their creative side.




    The Butler Gallery National Drawing Day is funded by the Arts Council of Ireland, Office of Public Works, Kilkenny County Council Arts Office.