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Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)

Royal Hospital | Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 612 9900
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  • Excellent23%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
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Royal Hospital | Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't enter the museum but instead had a quick lunch at the cafe in the basement. Not great atmosphere but the food was fresh, delicious and inexpensive. Homemade soups, salads, muffins, scones, and sandwiches. Very polite and friendly staff. A very nice find!

Thank Laurie e
Reviewed 1 week ago

it's near Khilmangaol Museum so why not see it. i don't understand art, the only thing interest me was a digital photo frame with cat video

Thank f_soemawidjaja
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked from Dublin centre for a visit we had been looking forward to for some time. Should have been open at 11.30 but was closed for 'staff training'. This just shows the contempt of staff for visitors

Thank Daktari2014
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is not far from the Gaol so as it was free we decided to give it a go. The building itself looks amazing from the outside with lovely gardens the art, however, was not so good. OK I'm not into modern art but honestly...More

Thank mary j
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

IMMA is a great place with a nice cafe and book shop and cultural events for things like Heritage Week and Culture Night! It hosts visiting displays of modern art, but, for the next few years it will be showing the work of Lucian Freud...More

Thank Techymedium
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the IMMA as they have an exhibition of Lucian Freud running (will be running until 2021). There is an entry fee but it is free on Tuesdays. The IMMA is in the old Royal Hospital, Kilmainham which used to be home to Chelsea...More

1  Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Best parts about my IMMA visit were the building exterior and the gardens. The museum exhibits were non-existent. Thankfully, no entrance fee.

Thank KBVSeattle
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing place with beautiful gardens! Now in the autumn it’s more beautifull! ❤️❤️ At the moment there’s an exhibition of Freud (painter), it costs € 8, but on Tuesday is free admission!

Thank Marcelo_Dalcin
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I typically really enjoy modern art so I looked forward to visiting Irish Museum of Modern Art. The building is interesting architecturally, but that only goes so far. I was not very impressed with this exhibit. The public tour is free and not very exciting...More

Thank Duane E
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Found the content somewhat unexciting, but the buildings interesting, There is a reasonable book shop where I found myself splurging!

Thank Wayfarer65
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Judy and David C
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Response from Frank P | Reviewed this property |
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Judy and David C
18 January 2016|
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Response from realist12345 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are in English as that is the main spoken language in Ireland. But in my opinion, you are wasting your time visiting this museum.
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