Gallery of Photography, Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

Gallery of Photography is the national centre for contemporary photography in Ireland. They showcase the best of contemporary Irish and international photography. They are dedicated to developing a dynamic photographic culture, supporting artists in the production and promotion of their work. Their education programmes encourage engagement among wide and diverse audiences. Established in 1978 by John Osman, Gallery of Photography is a not-for-profit organisation supported by the Arts Council and Dublin City Council.


The Gallery of Photography is located in Meeting House Square – a pedestrianised square in the heart of Temple Bar, located just off East Essex St, between Eustace St and Sycamore St. Link to map.

The gallery provides information on directions and transport options.

Admission is free.

Opening hours

Please see details of opening hours for the Facing Change exhibition here.


The Gallery of Photography exhibition spaces and darkroom facilities are accessible to people in wheelchairs. The widest most accessible entry point to Meeting House Square is via the East Essex Street entry.


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19-21 Westland Square
Pearse St., Dublin 2, D02 YH27, Ireland
Phone +353 1 707 1700
Email [email protected]