May 2018


Exhibition Opening - Stones, Slabs and Seascapes: George Victor du Noyer’s Images of Ireland

Exhibition Opening - Stones, Slabs and Seascapes: George Victor du Noyer’s Images of Ireland

May 31, 2018

A selection of watercolours and drawings to mark the bicentenary of George Victor du Noyer’s birth.

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND- Centenary of Women’s Suffrage.

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND- Centenary of Women’s Suffrage.

May 21, 2018

The National Museum of Ireland in collaboration with the Houses of the Oireachtas marked the Centenary of Women’s Suffrage. On Friday night, 18th May, there was a panel discussion chaired by Senator Ivana Bacik which was hosted in the Seanad Chamber, Leinster House.

COLLECT, COLLECTING, COLLECTED - One day Glass Symposium at the National Museum of Ireland

COLLECT, COLLECTING, COLLECTED - One day Glass Symposium at the National Museum of Ireland

May 17, 2018

Glass artists, designers and curators come together for this important symposium at the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks on Wednesday, 23rd May 2018.  The symposium is part of the Museum's exciting Artist in Residency programme for 2018 with artist Róisín de Buitléar, and aims to stimulate and inspire; exploring how, why and what makes a contemporary collection significant. 

[Press-Release] National Museum of Ireland: Acquisition of rare Charles II Irish silver

[Press-Release] National Museum of Ireland: Acquisition of rare Charles II Irish silver

May 15, 2018

The National Museum of Ireland (NMI) today (15.05.18) announced the purchase of a rare Charles II Irish silver six part dressing service with the mark of John Segar, Dublin, dated 1685, through Christie’s auction house, New York on 20th April 2018. 

National Museum of Ireland launches Master Vision Statement 2018 - 2032

National Museum of Ireland launches Master Vision Statement 2018 - 2032

May 10, 2018

Connecting Our Past and Our Future sets out 15-year vision for all NMI sites