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Changes to opening hours and parking restrictions at Collins Barracks: Mother Pride Block Party

Clarke Square, Collins Barracks

Mother Pride Block Party is a city centre music festival of inclusivity, joy and pride spanning three days, Located at the National Museum of Ireland: Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks.

The National Museum of Ireland programming on LGBTI+ themes includes the Rainbow Trail which you can pick up at Museum reception in Collins Barracks or download it here before your visit. Take the Trail to explore artefacts on display which have a connection with LGBTI+ histories, including LGBTI+ figures who were caught up in the 1916 Easter Rising and more recent activists involved in the campaigns for equality in Irish law. 

Please note that due to the Mother Pride Block Party event at the Museum of Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, there will be no public parking available at our Collins Barracks site from Sunday, 19 June to Wednesday, 28 June inclusive.

National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks

Museum Gallery Opening Hours: 23rd June – 28th June 2022

  • Thursday 23, Museum Gallery Open 10am-8pm

  • ​Friday 24, Museum Gallery Open: 10am - 4pm

  • Saturday 25, Museum Gallery Open: 10am - 2pm
  • Sunday 26, Museum Gallery Closed 

  • Monday 27, Museum Gallery Open: 1pm - 5pm

  • Tuesday 28, Museum Gallery Open: 10am - 5pm

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Visitor information and venue accessibility at the Museum of Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks.

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