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Butler Gallery, Kilkenny

Categories: Art Museums, Landmarks, Museums, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Butler Gallery actively promotes and affirms the value of the arts to society through a diverse programme of contemporary exhibitions, which reflects the constantly changing nature of visual art practise. The Gallery has a significant permanent collection, which is maintained and safeguarded for the future.

Butler Gallery has also developed a significant programme of innovative education projects encouraging the participation of diverse audiences in the activities of Butler Gallery, including family, school, youth, adult and older age programmes. These opportunities encourage meaningful public engagement and contribute to the development of an audience of diverse age groups, backgrounds and abilities.

In 2008 Butler Gallery was awarded Full Museum Accreditation in 2008 from The Heritage Council of Ireland’s Museum Accreditation Scheme for excellence in Caring for Collections, Museum Management, and Exhibition, Education and Visitor Services.
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  • You can always rely on the Butler Gallery for something completely different! The exhibition I visited was about morse code etc - it was more a documentation of communication methods rather than any i...  read more »
  • It was great to see how things were back in the days of old. We were not disappointed with our visit and would definitely recommend it to family, friends and visitors. 
  • a small gallery of contemporary art of local bottling. If you are interested in this then enjoy another same-just walk past. famous Russian ear authors here are not present.
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  • Normally free and have some great exhibitions
  • Very interesting. Get SC Ön, definitely a must.
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