Entry to Butler Gallery Exhibitions are always Free.

Booking no longer necessary except for groups.

For group or school bookings please contact Pauline Swaine, Visitor Services Manager at [email protected] or 056 7761106



What to Expect When Visiting

Your safety and enjoyment is our paramount concern.

Hand sanitation stations are available throughout the building.

For your safety and enjoyment and the safety and enjoyment of others, please follow the directions of staff.

Baggage

  • You will not be able to enter the Gallery with a suitcase, and you will be asked to remove backpacks and carry them by your side to ensure the safety of other visitors.

Guided Tours (Saturday and Sundays at 3pm)

  • Butler Gallery offers weekend guided-tours which provide an engaging walk-through modern and contemporary Irish art of the 20th and 21st centuries. Our friendly and experienced tour guides introduce you to the wonderful artworks in both our Collection and O'Malley galleries along with the fascinating history of our Medieval location and refurbished Georgian building. Our guided tours take approximately 1 hour.

    More details about our Guided tours is available here.

800 Years: Digital Guide

  • Meet the Medieval monks, Cromwellian soldiers and impoverished servants who have all lived at the Evans’ Home site at some point over the last 800 years through augmented reality. Learn about the 148 Medieval burials discovered by archaeologists on the grounds when construction began on the site in 2010.

    More details about our Digital Guide is available here.

Café

  • Our café is open and has ample outdoor seating.

Toilets

  • Our toilets are single occupancy and are open.

Click here for full accessibility information

Opening Hours:
Monday closed (except Bank Holidays when Sunday hours apply)
Tuesday-Saturday 10.00–17.00 (last admission 16.30 unless otherwise stated)
Thursday Late Night 10.00–20.00 (last admission 19.30 unless otherwise stated))
Sunday 11.00–17.00 (last admission 16.30 unless otherwise stated))

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Monday: closed (except Bank Holidays when Sunday hours apply)
Tuesday-Saturday:
10.00–17.00
Thursday: Late Night 10.00–20.00
Sunday: 11.00–17.00
Last admission is 30 mins before closing times