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Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)

Royal Hospital | Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 612 9900
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Royal Hospital | Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved IMMA. I went on a Tuesday by chance, which meant the exhibitions were free. The two visiting exhibitions were superb and the semi-permanent exhibition - Lucian Freud - was also solid. Once you've finished wandering the exhibition, take a stroll in the...More

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Went with my conservative family of 5 and we were amazed at what some call art now days. The menstruating woman and the children like drawings of killing was a little over the top.

2  Thank Chad L
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The surroundings of IMMA, The Royal Hospital Kilmainham (RHK),should be enough to attract a visit and pleasant tour of the buildings and gardens. But if you can please visit the IMMA Freud exhibition while you're there. Remarkably it's free. The paintings are stunning - a...More

1  Thank SmidgenDublin
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Got there by mistake after visiting the jail and it was our best visit. go there on Tuesday because its free entrance on Tuesdays. we just had the luck to be there on Tuesday. fascinating and beautiful place. a must see if u love modern...More

1  Thank paulennon
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Being a fine art graduate myself, this current exhibition was fascinating in the sense that I saw some modern classics as well as contemporary interpretations. The exhibition was organised chronologically which added logical credibility to the exhibition. However, some opportunity was lost to make connections...More

Thank Jacky_Humphries
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Stunning Royal Hospital , now IMMA. The gardens and the long walk! One let down- restaurant serves tiny slices of salmon or quiche for 10.95€☹️☹️☹️

Thank Paddy M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The Museum of Modern Art is free to enter, possibly (and this is not at all clear on their web site) because it has no permanent collection. Most special exhibitions cost. We called in on the way to Kilmainham Gaol and had lunch in the...More

1  Thank beardedchemist
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed it. It's great if you see something different than what is described on the plaques. It is not for children as some of the art is more for the adult eye.

Thank Claire T
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

To start off this Museum does not open on a Monday but top tip is it is free on a Tuesday yay. The grounds are stunning with the main gardens very picturesque. The meadows part was hosting a concert at the time so that part...More

1  Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I don't know, maybe I don't understand modern art but I definitely was not a fan of this museum. It gave me the heebie jeebies of anything. My friend and I stumbled across this museum by accident after taking a taxi to see Gilmainham Gaol....More

1  Thank Ada M
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Judy and David C
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Response from realist12345 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are in English as that is the main spoken language in Ireland. But in my opinion, you are wasting your time visiting this museum.
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