Exhibitions & Events

Our ever-changing exhibitions feature themed collections from our 23,500+ strong collection as well as well known travelling exhibitions such as the Bald Archy Prize and Behind the Lines. Hosting the National Rotary Cartoon Awards and other nationally recognised cartooning competitions, you can expect to see something different each visit time you visit us... at The Bunker!!

In addition to our daily displays the National Cartoon Gallery is constantly hosting an ever changing variety of other special events... from movie nights, to musical performances and of course our exhibition opening nights and awards nights.

Be sure to watch this space, keep an eye on our social pages and join our mailing list to stay in the loop of what's going on at the gallery!

Exhibitions are open every day from 10 am till 4 pm.
(closed only on Christmas Day and Good Friday)

Temporary Closure- Captain Fantastic Cartoon Competition – Exhibition

31 January - 31 May

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 the gallery will be closed during the final weeks of this exhibition. Because there is uncertainty as when we will reopen you may still have a chance to see this exhibition at towards the ends of May when we expect to reopen.  Please follow us…

POSTPONED – Doin’ it for the Kids!

3 April - 31 May

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 the gallery is likely to be closed during the time this exhibition was to run. Because we know you will LOVE it we have decided to postpone it! We expect this to run over the summer. Please follow us on Facebook and keep an eye…

CANCELLED – Irish Joe Lynch

18 April  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 our performance with Irish Joe Lynch has been cancelled. Please follow us on Facebook and keep an eye on the website to stay in the loop when we announce more great events in the not too distant future.  Outrageously funny, deeply romantic, universally…

CANCELLED – APRIL HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

21 April

Unfortunately due to the new rules and recommendations with relation to COVID-19 our school Holiday workshops have been cancelled. ☹️ Please follow us on Facebook and keep an eye on the website to stay in the loop when we announce more fun workshops and events in the not too distant future. ✏️ These school holidays…

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