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Filming & Photography

Guidelines and policies on using multimedia equipment onsite


Our collections have been filmed for use in television, documentaries, videos and educational programmes. For permission please contact our Rights & Reproductions Office at +353 (0) 1 - 648 6473. Alternatively, email imagelibrary@museum.ie  All enquiries in relation to filming should be made directly to the Rights & Reproduction Office. We will require at least two weeks’ notice and a copy of your insurance indemnification before permission can be granted.

Commercial Filming

Our locations and galleries have also been used for commercial film and television use as well as advertising and promotional campaigns. For enquiries in relation to commercial filming, please contact OCMS http://ocmsireland.com/ who work on behalf of NMI.


All photography is undertaken by the National Museum of Ireland.
Outside photographers are only admitted in special circumstances.
All enquiries in relation to photography should be made to the Rights & Reproduction Office.