Discover the National Gallery of Ireland and its Collections


The National Gallery of Ireland is located in the heart of Dublin, and holds the national collection of European and Irish fine art | Admission is free.

Explore the Renaissance

Renaissance Resource

Explore the Italian Renaissance through this new online learning resource

The Meeting on the Turret Stairs

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Pathos of Distance

A new exhibition opens this Wednesday, 2 December in the Print Gallery. 'Pathos of Distance' is created by Sarah Pierce in collaboration with the Gallery's ESB Centre for the Study of Irish Art.

Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015

Vera Klute announced as the winner of the Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015.

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Explore our Exhibitions - past, present, and upcoming.


Search the online collection

Explore the Gallery's collection of paintings, drawings, and sculpture.

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Library & Archives

Library & Archives

The Gallery holds extensive research collections which can be consulted.

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Refurbishment of the Gallery

Gallery Refurbishment

The Milltown & Dargan Wings are currently undergoing refurbishment.

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Over 3000 works from the collection to discover and purchase.

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