Read the latest media and press releases about events at the National Museum of Ireland.
March 02, 2017
The National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin is the venue for a special event on Thursday, March 2nd that showcases the work of community groups, schools and individuals from Cabra, Finglas, Whitehall and Ballymun.
December 09, 2016
The National Museum of Ireland has welcomed the announcement of the Government’s plan for the promotion and development of Ireland’s cultural infrastructure.
December 06, 2016
Today, Tuesday 6th December at the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Minister Heather Humphreys, T.D. officially launched Proclaiming a Republic – Ireland, 1916 and the National Collection by Darragh Gannon, a beautifully illustrated book published by Irish Academic Press in association with the National Museum of Ireland.
December 02, 2016
On Tuesday 6th December at 12:00pm, the Digital Repository of Ireland will launch a series of new digital exhibitions to commemorate the internment of Irish prisoners at the Frongoch internment camp, Wales, in the aftermath of the 1916 Easter Rising.
December 01, 2016
An exhibition of product designs created as part of The Community Design Challenge – a project by Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) and Enable Ireland. On display from December 2016 to June 2017 in the National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks.
December 01, 2016
“Freakshow”, commissioned from Sam Perkin by the Gregynog Festival as part of its 2016 Éire season, is to receive its Irish premiere performance on Friday evening, 2 December 2016, at 7.30pm.
November 30, 2016
The Central Bank of Ireland will today issue a €10 limited edition silver proof collector coin, celebrating renowned Irish designer and architect Eileen Gray [1878 - 1976].
November 02, 2016
A commemorative collection from designer Alison Conneely and inspired by the role of women in the War of Independence, to open at the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History on Friday, 4 November
September 28, 2016
Over 100 works acquired under the joint purchase scheme between
the National Museum of Ireland and the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland now presented online
September 22, 2016
Internationally-renowned author and ceramic artist Edmund de Waal to give keynote address at two-day conference exploring national identity as seen through the lens of design and craft