Butler Gallery, Kilkenny

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Art Museum · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Butler Gallery is a contemporary art gallery and museum in Kilkenny, Ireland, with a collection of works by important Irish and international artists from the present day back to the 18th century. A wing has been devoted to the work of the Callan artist Tony O'Malley and his wife Jane.
Located in the heart of Kilkenny city, and established in 1943 by George Pennefather, Butler Gallery is a vibrant contemporary art gallery, in the historic Evans' Home. The gallery is named in honor of Susan (Peggy) and Hubert Butler.
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  • You do not need to pay to enter this sweet gallery downstairs from the Kilkenny Castle entry. It's right before the Castle cafe. When I was there the Gallery had a show from a local artist whose...  more »
  • I have seen a wide variety of exhibitions here over the years.It is always worth a look and its free to visit. Helpful staff and sometimes there are audio devices to guide you through the exhibition.  more »
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  • Visited for Amy Cutler exposition. Very nice, maybe some more explanation panels could be helpful.
  • The exhibitions change about every six weeks. The current Breadwinner display is very good.

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