Royal Hospital Kilmainham
Address: Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8.
Telephone No: +353 1 612 9900
Fax No: +353 1 612 9999
July - September 2013 - Wednesday to Sunday
Daily Heritage Tours available. Contact 01 612 9900
Facilities include gardens, bookshop, café (itsa@imma), wheelchair access and cloakroom.
Parking is available at €1 for up to three hours.
The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA), in collaboration with the Office of Public Works, presents the magnificent 17th century Royal Hospital, Kilmainham.
Closure of Main Building – November 2011 to December 2012
The Museum wishes to advise visitors that, owing to essential and extensive refurbishment works, the main building at IMMA will remain closed until December 31st 2012.
From 31 May 2012 the Irish Museum of Modern Art’s exhibitions programme will be based in two separate locations – the New Galleries in the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham and the ground floor exhibition spaces in the National Concert Hall building in Earlsfort Terrace. IMMA will also present tours and lectures and its children’s, young people’s, adult and education programmes in both locations.
Please click here for further information.
HOW TO GET TO THE RHK:
The entrance is on Military Road.
By Luas: Red line to Heuston Station (5 minutes walk via Military Road.)
By Bus: Buses to Hueston Station, 26 from Pearse Street, 51 and 79 from Aston Quay, 90 Dart feeder bus from Connolly and Tara Street stations and 145 from Bray. Buses to James Street (5 minute walk via steps to Bow Lane onto Irwin Street and Military Road), 123 from O'Connell Street / Dame Street, 51b and 78a from Aston Quay.
By Car: 10 minutes drive from the city centre. Car parking is available at €1 for up to 3 hrs.
On Foot: Approx. 30 to 40 minutes from the city centre.
By Train: 5 minute walk from Heuston Station; from Connolly and Tara Street stations by 90 bus or Luas Red Line.
Guided Tours: Available on request. Last tour 16.45.
Leaflet/Guide book: Yes
Seasonal Events: Please check in advance using contact details listed above
Photography / Video allowed: Yes
Audio Visual Presentation: No