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Become a Friend of the National Gallery of Ireland and be part of our community of art lovers!


Members of the Friends enjoy exclusive benefits including unlimited free entry to all exhibitions. We are a charity, and every membership is vital to support our work. Your membership helps the Gallery to acquire new artworks to enrich the national collection, as well as supporting the exhibitions programme. Read more about how your membership makes a difference.

Thank you for your support!

Membership benefits

Contact us

  • By email: [email protected]
  • By phone: +353 (0) 1 661 9877 
  • In person: Visit us at the Membership Desk in the Gallery’s Millennium Wing (opposite the Gallery Shop). The desk is open Monday–Saturday during Gallery opening hours (except bank holidays).
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Gift Membership

Give the gift of membership today. 

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Friends Fortnight

Two weeks of inspiring events exclusively for members. Become a member of the Friends today to be a part of it!

See the programme of events, from 13 - 26 February