Free entry into paid exhibitions and 10% discount in the IMMA Cafe & Shop

IMMA – Irish Museum of Modern Art

  • Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art

Dublin Pass Benefits:

Free entry into paid exhibitions and 10% discount in the IMMA Cafe & Shop

IMMA – Irish Museum of Modern Art is Ireland's leading national institution for the collection and presentation of modern and contemporary art. Visitors can enjoy a wide range of exhibitions featuring the work of leading Irish and International artists and well as attend free public tours and stroll through stunning 17th century formal gardens.


  • Full programme of temporary exhibitions featuring Irish and International artists
  • IMMA Collection containing 3,500+ works shown through temporary exhibitions
  • Café itsa@IMMA with homemade food and family-friendly seating area
  • Free talks & lectures featuring artists, historians and curators
  • Exciting range of books, art and gifts in the IMMA Shop

Did you know

- IMMA is housed in the 17th-century Royal Hospital Kilmainham

- The Royal Hospital Kilmainham is modelled on Les Invalides in Paris

Things to see:

Things to see:

IMMA has a programme of temporary exhibitions, free talks & lectures, family activities and more. Find out what’s on by visiting

Free entry into the paid exhibitions 

Sunset, Sunrise - Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian (until 25 Nov 2018)
Discover the works of prominent Iranian artist Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian in her first solo exhibition in Ireland, Sunset, Sunrise. This is a rare opportunity to discover the breathtakingly kaleidoscopic nature of Farmanfarmaian’s work ranging from her mirror sculptures, reverse glass paintings, jewellery, embroidery and sequinned collages, to her new pen and ink drawings fresh from her studio in Iran. With over 70 works on display, this retrospective is an unmissable event.

IMMA Collection: Freud Project, Gaze: Until 5 May 2019
An extraordinary resource of 52 works by Lucian Freud has become part of the IMMA National Collection until 2021. During this unique five-year project, IMMA will present a series of different and exclusive Lucian Freud related exhibitions each year. This new exhibition, Gaze, explores the representation of the body in its many guises through an examination of Freud’s practice in the context of other artists represented in the IMMA Collection. 
This is a paid exhibition free to enter for Dublin Pass visitors.

Mary Swanzy, Voyages: 26 October 2018 - 17 February 2019
Ireland’s first modernist painter, this is the first major retrospective of Mary Swanzy’s work since 1968.

Wolfgang Tillmans: 26 October 2018 - 17 February 2019
First solo exhibition in Ireland by ground-breaking German photographer Wolfgang Tillmans.

How to get there:

    Bus: 79, 79a, 145 from Aston Quay to Heuston Station
    LUAS: Red Line to Heuston Station (8 minutes walk via Military Rd)

see the: full list of attractions included

Monday Closed
Tuesday 11.30 - 17.30
Wednesday 11.30 - 17.30
Thursday 11.30 - 17.30
Friday 11.30 - 17.30
Saturday 10.00 - 17.30
Sunday 12.00 - 17.30 (& Bank Holidays)

Closed: Mondays, 24th, 25th, 26th and 30th December & 1st January

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Royal Hospital, Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8


+353 1 612 9900