Christmas gift ideas from the National Gallery of Ireland

Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (1815-1891), 'Group of Cavalry in the Snow: Moreau and Dessoles before Hohenlinden', 1875. © National Gallery of Ireland.
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Looking for some Christmas present inspiration for the art-lover in your life?

We have a few ideas that just might help, from exhibition tickets, membership, bespoke private tours of the permanent collection, online art appreciation courses, painting courses, and our wonderful Gallery Shop which is filled with prints, books, Irish-designed jewelry and homeware, and unusual stocking fillers.

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Gift Membership

Give the gift of membership today. Choose from dual memberships, concessionary memberships and student memberships, and unlock 12 months of free exhibitions and exclusive events.

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Gallery Shop

Discover a really special selection of art-inspired gifts, Irish designed jewelry, textiles and homeware, books, Christmas cards, diaries and much more besides in the Gallery Shop - shop online, or visit us in person for lots of in-store exclusives. 

Browse the online shop here

A photograph of tables of products in the brightly lit Gallery Shop
A stylised painted view of New York, painted from a high viewpoint looking down on the snow-covered roofs of buildings.

Private Tours

Gift someone with a bespoke 50-minute guided tour of the Gallery. Each tour caters for up to 15 people and can be completely tailored to the needs and interests of the recipient. 

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Art Appreciation Courses

We have three online art appreciation courses to choose from in 2024, in winter, spring and autumn. Find out more


Detail of Vermeer's painting of a Woman Writing a Letter

Exhibition tickets

Don't miss our stunning exhibition Lavery. On Location. Why not book tickets for you and a friend to visit this sublime exhibition in early 2024, before it closes?

Find out more and book your tickets here.