This weekend sees the start of a new Sunday opening hour for the National Gallery of Ireland. From November 2nd, the Gallery will open its doors to the public at the earlier time of 11am on Sundays, replacing the previous public opening time of 12pm. The Gallery Shop and Café will also be open from 11am on Sundays.
30 October 2014
To mark the 150th anniversary of the National Gallery of Ireland, 56 Irish writers have contributed poems, essays and stories to an anthology. An exhibition displaying the featured works will be formally opened by President Michael D. Higgins on Tuesday 7 October.
07 October 2014
Hennessy and the National Gallery of Ireland today announced the 12 finalists chosen for the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2014. Selected by an esteemed panel of judges, the 12 finalists were chosen from more than 400 entries from artists living in Ireland and Irish artists abroad.
23 September 2014
Portrait of Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy enters National Portrait Collection in the National Gallery of Ireland
31 July 2014
The National Gallery of Ireland and BNP Paribas are pleased to announce the completion of the Claude Monet Research and Conservation Project as the restored Monet painting goes back on public view.
01 July 2014
Minister Deenihan advertises for Board members for the Board of Governors and Guardians of the National Gallery of Ireland.
06 June 2014
National Gallery of Ireland to close to public on Thursday, June 5th due to planned strike action by Attendant staff.
03 June 2014
Just 12 weeks to enter the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize, with the National Gallery of Ireland.
09 May 2014
The Gallery regrets any inconvenience this temporary closure may cause our visitors. Public tours and talks which were normally scheduled for this period will take place on another date.
02 May 2014