The National Gallery of Ireland was opened for visitors in 1864. As several other museums and galleries in Dublin the museum has free entry, making it possible for those on budget to visit the gallery as well. On the inside visitors can enjoy an extensive, representative collection of Irish painting and is also notable for its Italian Baroque and Dutch masters painting. The collection on display includes 14,000 artworks, 2,500 oil paintings, 5,000 drawings, 5,000 prints and some furniture, sculptures and some other art work.
The most famous painters exhibited in the gallery are probably Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, Titian, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, Rubens and William Hogarth.
National Gallery of Ireland
Merrion Square West, Dublin 2, Ireland
Tlf: +353 1 661 5133
How to get to the National Gallery?
Bus: 15X, 44, 44B, 44C, 48A, 49X, 63, 77X, 84 – Clare St.