News from the Museum

The National Print Museum is delighted to announce a new multifaceted project which will introduce young (and not so young) audiences to the history of book making and a story of printing in Ireland. Through a National Print Museum published book and an exhibition titled Blot’s...

‘Print a house’ as part of Open House Junior 2021 Using the modular printing pieces, the P22 blox, families will work together to create a print of multiple colours. These shapes were designed to create letterforms but you can use them to build anything. Plan a...

The National Print Museum is delighted to announce the third Cairde Cló - a series of virtual visits to "print friends" nationally and internationally. This visit, chaired by Dave Darcy, is to Mary Plunkett of the Belgrave Private Press. Mary is a designer and printmaker who...

Culture Night booking now open! For the first time since the pandemic outbreak, the Museum will come to life for an in-person audience. The collection was built to print and there’s no better way to explore the collection than witnessing it in action. On this special...

Green Sleeves Curators’ Talk with Dr Ciarán Swan and Niall McCormack for Heritage Week 2021 Thursday 19 August, 13.00 Green Sleeves was a hugely popular onsite exhibition at the National Print Museum. Now, with the help of The Heritage Council Community Fund, the Museum has started to digitise some...

NCAD’s Graduate Showcase 2021 will bring together the work of all of its final-year and postgraduate students from Thursday 24 June. This year’s event will combine NCAD Works 2021, the college’s digital platform where all the graduates’ work can be experienced, with a range of...

We're back!!! We're beyond excited to announce that we're reopening on Tuesday 11 May AND that we'll be offering free admission for all! You can plan and book your visit here [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Ge6KT83wmM[/embed]...

We are delighted to announce that the Museum will reopen its doors on Tuesday 11 May. All the details coming soon! ...

Parallels is the first collaboration between the National Print Museum and Atelier Maser. A vividly contemporary print work, rooted in history and traditional craft, it calls up a vision of Ireland where freedom and opportunity are the rights of all. Invited to collaborate with the Museum for...