Irish Museum of Modern Art
The Irish Museum of Modern Art is Ireland's leading national institution for the collection and presentation of modern and contemporary art, and reopened in it's locations at Royal Hospital Kilmainham in October 2013, after a period of closure for refurbishment.
The Museum presents a wide variety of art in a dynamic programme of exhibitions, which regularly includes bodies of work from its own Collection and its award winning Education and Community Department.
It also creates more widespread access to art and artists through its Studio and National programmes.
The Museum is housed in the magnificent, 17th century Royal Hospital building, whose grounds include a formal garden, meadow and medieval burial grounds.
Tuesday- Friday: 11.30am-5.30pm
Sunday & Bank Holidays: 12noon-5.30pm.
Closed: Mondays, Good Friday, 24th-26th December.
Admission to the Museum and all exhibitions are free.
Café Itsa@imma is open
Monday: 10.00am - 3.00pm
Tuesday-Saturday: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 12noon - 5.00pm
Bank Holiday Mondays: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Formal Gardens and Bookshop open museum hours.
Wheelchair accessible, adapted toilets, baby changing facilities, locker room, unlimited free car parking, free guided tours of exhibitions and lunch room for visitors groups - booking required.
How to Get There:
Luas - Red line to Heuston Station.
Buses to Heuston Station: 26 from Wellington Quay, 51/79 from Aston Quay, 90 DART feeder bus from Connolly and Tara Street stations to Heuston Station. Buses to James St: 123 from O’Connell St/Dame St, 51B/78A from Aston Quay.
Car - 10 min drive from city centre.
On foot - approx 30-40 min from city centre.
Train - 5 min walk from Heuston Station, from Connolly & Tara Street Stations by 90 bus to Heuston Station.
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