Dublin Port Company Announce the opening of the Pumphouse Art & Engagement Programme 2023

May 4, 2023

Connections: The Port, the City, Arts and Education’ 

Widening understandings of Dublin Port’s past, present and future at the heart of Dublin City

 Dublin Port Company, yesterday, 3rd May 2023 announced details of its Art and Engagement programme 22/23 at the Pumphouse, Alexandra Road. The Pumphouse formerly housed the steam engine which powered the gates of Graving Dock 1 but has been repurposed by Dublin Port into an artistic and cultural venue and is a key part of the Heritage Zone at Dublin Port.

The theme for this year’s Dublin Port Art and Engagement programme is ‘Connections: The Port, the City, Arts and Education’. Dublin Port’s plans for the Heritage Zone at the Pumphouse include expanding its use for public exhibitions, events and performances creating a distinct and unique destination in the heart of the working port as part of port-city integration plans up to 2040.

Find out more here.