Opening Hours

LocationHours                                           
Main & Manuscripts Reading Room, Kildare StreetMon - Wed: 9.30am - 7.45pm 
Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 4.45pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 12.45pm
Kildare Street Exhibitions
Mon - Wed: 9.30am - 7.45pm 
Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 4.45pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 4.45pm
Sunday: 1- 4.45pm
Genealogy Advisory ServiceMon - Fri: 9.30am - 4.45pm
Café Joly Mon - Wed: 9.30am - 6pm
Thurs & Fri: 9.30am - 4.45pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
National Photographic Archive, Temple Bar, Reading Room (appointment only)Tues & Weds: 10am - 1pm
Thurs: 10am-1pm and 2.30 - 4pm
NPA ExhibitionsMon - Sat: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 12 - 5pm

Please make an appointment for the NPA reading room by phoning  01-6030373 or by emailing  npaoffice@nli.ie

Easter Opening Hours 2014

All NLI Reading Rooms will be closed on Friday, 18 April to Monday, 21 April inclusive.

Kildare Street exhibitions will be closed on Friday, 18 April to Sunday, 20 April inclusive.  They will be open on Monday, 21 April from 12-5pm.

NPA exhibitions will be closed on Friday, 18 April.  They will be open on Saturday, 19 April to Monday, 21 April inclusive from 12-5pm.