'Tools of the Trade': Cruinniú na nÓg

Parent and Child Maritime and Model Boat Building Workshop

Take a Maritime journey With 'Tools of the Trade' 2021, through contemporary Nautical Education at NMCI, a look to the past at the Maritime Museum Passage West, and explore captivating historic views of Cork Harbour from the Statio Bene Exhibition at the Crawford Gallery. Participants will be given a short introduction to the three partner places and a tour of the 'Tools of the Trade' Exhibition on view at Nano Nagle Place. Participants will then make there own driftwood model boat in the adjoining outdoor courtyard. All materials will be provided.

'Tools of the Trade' is supported by Cork City Council and Creative Ireland. Creative Ireland is an all-of-government five-year initiative, from 2017 to 2022, which places creativity at the centre of public policy. Further information from Creativeireland.ie.

Event Information

Host: 'Tools of the Trade'

Age Range: 5-13 years old

Location: Nano Nagle Place, Museum Courtyard

Workshop times

Day: Saturday June 12th

Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm and 2:00pm - 3:30pm


Booking is essential as there is a maximum of 15 participants per outdoor workshop. Please register via our email before: 11th June 2021. Make sure to inlude the time slot you wish to book for. Thank you.

If you would like more information, or you would like to make a booking, please send us an email.

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