Find Us

Phone: +353 1 896 4091
Twitter: @SciGalleryDub

Admission is free to the general public.
Please note that for groups it is essential to contact us in advance and it may incur a fee. We cannot accommodate large groups that have not booked a tour in advance for health and safety reasons. To book a tour (including school tours), please email to discuss the best options for your group.
Our opening times vary depending on if we are running an exhibition.
Our cafe and shop are open 7 days a week during exhibition times:

Monday: 08:00—16:00
Tuesday: 08:00—17:00
Wednesday: 08:00—18:00
Thursday: 08:00—18:00
Friday: 08:00—17:00
Saturday: 12:00—17:00
Sunday: 12:00—17:00

Monday: 09:00—17:00
Tuesday—Friday—09:00 - 19:00
Saturday—Sunday—12:00 - 18:00
Exhibitions (when running)
Monday — Closed
Tuesday — Friday — 12:00 - 20:00
Saturday — Sunday — 12:00 - 18:00
A calender with opening hours can be found here.

Looking for somewhere to stay? Our accomodation partner, The Marker Hotel, is just a few minutes walk away.

Science Gallery Dublin is accessible to visitors who have mobility requirements. Its entrance is on the ground floor and there a lift to the first floor galleries. It also has a wheelchair accessible toilet on the ground floor. Please note that our exhibition layouts and content change with each new show and while every consideration is made for access, we can't guarantee that all attendees can be facilitated at every exhibit. 

Our staff are trained in guiding visually impaired and blind patrons through the content of our exhibiitons. Please let them know if you need additional assistance.

If you are a visitor who is attending an event at Science Gallery and requires ISL interpretation, please contact Please note that we may need some notice to secure this and will make every effort to do so.

If you are with a group that has access needs please contact to discuss how we might best facilitate your visti.


Location: The Naughton Institute, Pearse Street, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2.

Walk: We're at the Pearse Street entrance of Trinity College Dublin, opposite The Academy Building, and around the corner from Westland Row and Pearse Street station.

Bus: 44, 61 to Pearse St Station or 1, 44, 47, 56a, 61, 77A to Sandwith St.

LUAS: Nearest stop is Dawson Street.

Train: DART and suburban train services stop at Pearse Street Station.

Park: The nearest 24hr car park is in Fleet Street, Temple Bar.

Dublin Bike: The closest Dublin Bike station is right outside on Pearse Street