Following Government advice, the National Gallery of Ireland is temporarily closed. 

Stay connected with us online, with lots of different ways to engage with our collection - virtual tours, videos, podcasts, activities for children, blogposts, and much more.

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If you're making art at home, we'd love to see! 

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Virtual exhibitions

Photo of a jockey covered in mud

Irish Horse

Take a virtual tour of the exhibition

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Oil painting of the Prodigal Son feeding swine

Murillo: The Prodigal Son Restored

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Temporarily closed

Monotype print of bust-length portrait of a woman

George Wallace: Reflections on Life

11 September - 13 December 2020

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Oil on canvas

Lace, Paint, Hair

25 July – 30 September 2020

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Kim Haughton's photo of horses in a ghost estate

Reined In: Photographs from Irish Horse

20 July – 1 November 2020

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Caricature of George Bernard Shaw

Shaw and the Gallery: A Priceless Education

13 July 2020 – 4 April 2021

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Upcoming exhibitions

Abstract painting of a grid of grey, red, black, blue and yellow

Exhibitions in 2020

See what the Gallery has in store for the months ahead.

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