News from the Museum

The National Print Museum and Fighting Words release a new publication Strange Types & Odd Sorts, A Peek into the World of Print in Ireland. Volunteer compositors and printers from the National Print Museum worked with a team of Fighting Words mentors to document memories of...

The National Print Museum's popular exhibition and book project "Blot's Most Marvellous Historical Guide to Printing Books" is going on tour. The first stop is DLR LexIcon! The exhibition opens on Saturday 13 May with readings, illustration workshops and live printing from 13.00 until 15.00. We...

The National Print Museum currently seeks a part-time Administrative Assistant (six month contract). Interested in working with our small and dynamic team during a period of growth and development? Then check this out. Reporting to the CEO and working with the Administrative Officer, the Administrative Assistant...

Out now! The January to May 2023 Event Programme has just been announced. Workshops for adults, young people and children, curator's tours, demonstration 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!    ...

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 Watch this short film to learn more abou this special project - a limited-edition collection of unpublished work by some of Ireland's leading writers.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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