News from the Museum

Out now! The January to May 2023 Event Prgramme has just been announced. Workshops for adults, young people and children, curator's tours, demonstations days, skills transfer programming, and many more special events. Pick up a copy in the Museum or download the PDF here Browse the events month...

[gallery columns="4" size="medium" ids="10035,12091,11551,11909"]   The National Print Museum offers a fine selection of printed gifts for all price ranges. These, often limited edition, prints are all made in Ireland. Not only do they make for truly unique gifting but also offer a means of supporting the preservation...

To celebrate the science behind the printed word, we have a series of special events taking place for Science Week.   Science Week School Tours, Thursday 17 November Email education@nationalprintmuseum.ie to book. Fully booked!   Demo Tour, Sunday 20 November at 12.00 Free event. Fully booked!    ...

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, the National Print Museum invited internationally acclaimed author Claire Keegan to contribute a new short story to its recent project Short Stories in Print. As part of these celebrations, the Museum is delighted to announce an evening with Keegan, where she will read her contribution ‘Epitaph’...

Grand Stuff – Design Week 2022 – Panel Discussion Wednesday 16 November at 15.00 This event will coincide with the launch of the exhibition Grand Stuff: Label Art from Ireland at the National Print Museum. The exhibition is the first attempt to survey label art produced in Ireland. It covers...

On 21 October 2022, Anne Enright, Sebastian Barry and Christine Dwyer Hickey launched Short Stories in Print at the National Print Museum. Watch this short film to learn more abou this special project - a limited-edition collection of unpublished work by some of Ireland's leading writers. Read...

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To celebrate its 25th anniversary, the National Print Museum commissioned Short Stories in Print, A limited-edition collection of unpublished work by some of Ireland's leading writers. The project will launch on 21 October 2022.  Six household names and internationally renowned, prizewinning Irish writers Sebastian Barry, Roddy Doyle, Anne Enright, Christine Dwyer Hickey, Claire Keegan...

The Museum is delighted to announce a new event programme that covers September to December 2022. This autumn/winter, we are bringing a new exhibition entitled "Grand Stuff: Label Art from Ireland", a series of events, workshops for adults and children, and more! Check out the What's on section...

The National Print Museum’s collection is unique – it is a living and working collection. To celebrate Culture Night 2023, the panel of retired printers and compositors (AKA the Chapel) will bring the machines to life with a series of live demonstrations. There will also...