Hours & Admission


October – March

We are open from 10am – 5pm Tuesday to Saturday, 12 – 5pm Sunday (closed Mondays).

April – September

We are open from 10am – 5pm Monday to Saturday and 12pm to 5pm on Sunday. NOTE: This schedule is effective from Monday 16th April 2018. 

Year round: Last admissions are at 4.30pm and our exhibitions close at 4.50pm.



St. Patrick’s Day (17th March) & St. Patrick’s Bank Holiday (19th March)

Easter (Sunday 1st & Monday 2nd April 2018)

Christmas period (Saturday 22nd December 2018 to Monday 1st January 2018 inclusive. Our last day of opening before Christmas is Friday 21 December 2018 and our first open day in the New Year is Tuesday 2nd January 2019)


Admission prices:

Admission to the Centre, including temporary exhibitions, is €5 for adults and €4 concession.

If you are in a group of 10 or more you may qualify for our group rates:

Adults: €4.50

Students/Concession: €3.50

Group payments must be made in a single transaction.

If you are a tour group that is interested in visiting the James Joyce Centre be sure to contact us on info@jamesjoyce.ie or+353 (0)1 8788547 to discuss your visit.

Walking Tours

The James Joyce Centre also hosts walking tours for public and private groups, for more information have a look at our tours page here.