Current and Future Exhibitions

The National Library welcomes visitors to enjoy one of our free exhibitions on Kildare Street and in the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar.


From Ballots to Bullets, Ireland 1918-1919
Our new exhibition – From Ballots to Bullets, Ireland 1918-1919 – is now open at our Photographic Archive, Meeting House Square, Temple Bar

Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again
Major new NLI exhibition open at the Bank of Ireland Cultural and Heritage Centre on College Green, Dublin

World War Ireland: Exploring the Irish Experience
... through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets dating from 1914-1918.

YEATS: The Life and Works of William Butler Yeats
An exhibition that celebrates one of the great poets of the twentieth century and the unique collections of the National Library of Ireland. Free admission.