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Crawford Art Gallery is a National Cultural Institution and regional art museum for Munster, dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. The permanent collection comprises over 2500 works, ranging from eighteenth century Irish and European painting and sculpture, through to contemporary video installations. At the heart of the collection is a collection of Greek and Roman sculpture casts, brought to Cork in 1818 from the Vatican Museum in Rome.

Through its temporary exhibitions, publications and education programmes, the Crawford Art Gallery is committed to fostering recognition, critical assessment, and acknowledgement of historical and contemporary Irish and international art practice. 

Located in the heart of Cork city, the gallery is a critical part of Ireland's cultural and tourism infrastructure, welcoming over 200,000 visitors a year. Admission to the Gallery and to exhibitions is free.


Crawford Art Gallery
Emmet Place
Cork
Ireland



General Opening Hours

N.B. Last entry is 16:45
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
10:00–17:00
10:00–17:00
10:00–17:00
10:00–20:00
10:00–17:00
10:00–17:00
Closed

Please note that the 2nd Floor closes at 16:45 daily.

Thursday late opening
Last Admission 19:45
.

The Gallery is closed on Bank Holidays, Christmas Day, and
Good Friday
Admission Free
Full Wheelchair Access

Café
Monday - Friday 8:30 - 16:00
Saturday 9:00 - 16:00
Lunch 12:00 - 15:00

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