Sensory Architecture at National Gallery of Ireland - Open House Dublin 2024

Sensory Architecture at National Gallery of Ireland

National Gallery of Ireland, Merrion Square West, Dublin 2

Dates & Times
  • Sunday 15th October:
  • 3.30pm – 4.10pm
Tour type
  • Building Tour

Experience the National Gallery of Ireland through a mixture of materials, texture, space and sound! In this 40 minute blindfolded visit, a member for the Gallery’s guide panel will guide you around the Gallery’s outdoor and indoor spaces focusing on some of the most architecturally significant parts the Gallery has to offer. By using your other senses, you are invited to place yourself in the solid space and sound around you. This is an outdoor and indoor experience so please prepare for the possibility of bad weather. These will go ahead even if it is raining. It is accessible for visually impaired visitors and wheelchair users.

National Gallery of Ireland mission is to care for, interpret, develop and showcase art in a way that makes the NGI an exciting place to encounter art. We aim to provide an outstanding experience that inspires an interest in and an appreciation of art for all. We are dedicated to bringing people and their art together.

Accessibility Information

Wheelchair accessible
Accessible Toilets
Assistance Dogs welcome
Tactile Materials
Audio description

Photography Credit
© Image © National Gallery of Ireland




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