Membership Renewal

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Photographer: Jack Caffrey, The Pimlico Project, 2017.Credit

Renew your membership with the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland

Thank you for being part of our community. Our mission is to bring people and art together. We are fortunate to interact with so many people, like you, with whom we share a deep love for the Gallery. We are a charity, and every membership is vital to support our work.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 measures, we have adapted our membership benefits to ensure that Friends can continue to engage with and enjoy the national collection. Although we cannot hold in-person events in the Gallery, we are bringing the Gallery to you through a rich variety of digital events and content.

  • Free unlimited entry to all ticketed exhibitions, including Mondrian (pre-booking essential)
  • Live virtual events via ZOOM, sharing first knowledge and behind-the-scenes stories about Gallery exhibitions and projects
  • Exclusive access to digital content, including videos of art history talks and lecture series, shared via weekly email newsletters
  • 10% discount in the Gallery Shop all year. 15% Christmas-shopping discount on 3 December 2020!
  • 10% discount in new pop-up café 
  • 10% discount on customised prints
  • 20% discount on selected online Education events
  • Early bird booking for selected online events
  • A copy of the Gallery's new magazineThe Gallery

Your support makes all the difference! By renewing your Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland membership, you will continue to be entitled to an array of enviable benefits with the knowledge that you are actively contributing to the care of the nation’s collection of Irish and European fine art.

When you click on the button above, you will be taken to our ticketing and membership website called Ticketsolve. You need to log into your existing account to renew your current membership.

If you would like to change or upgrade your membership, please contact our Friends Office by emailing [email protected], or calling 01 661 9877.

 

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Your support makes a difference!

Thanks to our growth in membership, the Friends have been able to support Gallery exhibitions and acquisitions.

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All Membership Benefits

Although some of the information below does not apply while COVID-19 measures are in place, read on to discover the benefits you can enjoy once the measures are lifted.

All members of the Friends enjoy 12 months of the following benefits:

  • Free unlimited entry to all ticketed exhibitions*
  • Access to the Members’ Room overlooking Merrion Square. Open during Gallery hours, with tea and coffee facilities and free wifi**
  • Early bird booking for selected Gallery events
  • Exclusive members-only events offering deeper engagement with your national collection and special ‘hear-it-first’ knowledge
  • Members-only discounts:
    • 10% discount in Gallery Shop (15% Christmas shopping day discount)
    • 10% discount in Gallery Café
    • 10% discount on Gallery events such as Tipple with Art, and more
    • 10% discount on customised prints
    • 20% discount on selected Education events associated with temporary exhibitions
    • Discounts on movie screenings (including a 10-minute talk on a related artwork)

* Pre-booking essential. See FAQs for further information.
** Very occasionally, the Members’ Room may be temporarily unavailable. Members will be alerted in advance.

Contact us

If you have any questions about membership of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland

contact the Friends team on

+353 (0) 1 661 9877 or [email protected]