Find everything you need to know about visiting any of the museums...
The National Museum of Ireland has four locations. Three sites are in Dublin and one is in Mayo. Each Museum site specialises in a particular area of culture and science:
All four Museum sites are open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-5pm and Sunday 2pm-5pm. Admission is free. The Museum is closed on Mondays.
Find maps and directions for all four Museum sites. Includes parking and public transport information as well as GPS coordinates.
Planning a visit? Make sure you don't miss these events and exhibitions, happening across all four Museum sites
Find the best time to come, see our media policy, and check local weather & transport.
Shop, eat, change, and store luggage while visiting the Museum.
Get directions to all four museum sites.
Announcements highlighting important changes to our visitor services. When there are no current announcements, and apart from force majeure and unforeseen circumstances, all exhibitions seen on this website as "current exhibitions" in our four sites can be seen free of charge at normal opening hours.