The National Gallery of Ireland

The National Gallery of Ireland

The National Gallery of Ireland is committed to providing a fully accessible experience for all visitors. Recent refurbishment of the historic wings has enhanced accessibility at the Gallery. 

The Gallery is recognised by AsIAm as leader in autism inclusion and accessibility.

The National Gallery of Ireland has received AsIAm Approved Autism Friendly Accreditation. Nationally recognised as the trusted standard in autism inclusion and accessibility, the Gallery is Ireland’s first National Cultural Institution to receive this accreditation. 


  • Free entry for carers to all ticketed exhibitions and education events
  • The Gallery is committed to ensuring that all education programmes and courses are accessible and tailored to the needs of each individual.
  • Workshops for children who may struggle with their sensory environment are available during mid-term breaks.

Social Guide

Download, print and read our social guide (PDF) about visiting the Gallery. This will help first-time visitors, families and people with developmental and learning disabilities to prepare for a visit to the Gallery.

Download the Social Guide

For more information you can visit their website link below: