Exhibitions: Free for Friends
Experience more as a Friend, with 12 months of unlimited free entry to all exhibitions
Each year, the Gallery presents a diverse and vibrant programme of temporary exhibitions, from in-focus explorations of the work of a single artist, to thought-provoking group shows.
As a member of the Friends, you can experience all exhibitions for free, as many times as you like. No need to pre-book online.*
However, if you would prefer to book your exhibition ticket in advance, you can log into your account here and book online
* For some exceptionally busy exhibitions, Friends will be required to pre-book, but we will notify you in good time.
All Membership Benefits
All members of the Friends enjoy 12 months of the following benefits:
- Unlimited free entry to all ticketed exhibitions with no pre-booking required*
- Exclusive access to the Members' Room in the heart of the Gallery, with refreshments and WIFI
- 10% discount in the Gallery Shop
- 10% discount in the Gallery Café
- 10% discount on customised prints of works from the collection
- 20% discount on selected Education activities including lecture, courses and workshops
- Exclusive talks, tours, previews and events exclusively for Friends
Be part of something meaningful, enriching and exciting by becoming a Friend of the National Gallery of Ireland or by gifting a membership to someone you know. And, of course, you can also feel good in the knowledge that your membership supports the work of the National Gallery of Ireland!