National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History

Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7


National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History



Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7



The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History is located at one of Dublin’s mostimpressive, historic sites. This former military barracks is home to two fascinating and completely diverse collections. Decorative arts encompasses silver, ceramics, glassware, furniture, clothing, jewellery and coins while the military history collection tells of Ireland’s military and revolutionary past. Admission is free.



The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History is located at one of Dublin’s most impressive, historic sites. A former military barracks is home to 2 fascinating and completely diverse collections. Decorative arts encompasses silver, ceramics, glassware, furniture, clothing, jewellery & coins while the military history collection tells of Ireland’s military and revolutionary past.



Admission is free.



Exhibition highlights include1916 - Proclaiming a Republic, which examines one of the most turbulent chaptersin modern Irish history, and Eileen Gray, exploring the life and work of the iconic 20th century designer.



The museum offers a year-round programme of workshops, talks and tours for all ages and a changing programme of temporary exhibitions on historical and contemporary themes.



There is also a café and gift shop onsite.



 



The hours of business for all sites have changed to:

Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm



Sunday and Monday 1pm - 5pm



Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday



 



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