Guided Tour: Eileen Gray

Wexford-born Eileen Gray (1879-1976) is now regarded as one of the most influential designers and architects of the 20th century. Students are introduced to her life and work through observation of her furniture, drawings and other artefacts.


Tour at a glance

Level: Junior and Senior Cycle, Transition Year
Group size: 30
Location: Eileen Gray exhibition
Duration: 45 minutes
Available: Tuesday - Saturday



Curriculum Links

Senior Cycle
Art, Craft & Design



Recommended Reading

Eileen Gray: Her Work and Her World (2015) by Dr. Jennifer Goff, Curator of the Eileen Gray exhibition


Guided and self-guided group visits can be booked for Eileen Gray: Exhibition Layout and Design by using our online form.