Irish Museum of Modern Art Royal Hospital, Military Road, Kilmainham Dublin 8 The Irish Museum of Modern Art is located in Dublin, near to Kilimangham gaol prison and is the place to visit if you like contemporary art. The museum opened its doors in 1990 and has a permanent collection of around 1,650 masterpieces, both by Irish and international artists. The museum hosts various temporary collections throughout the year. The Museum of Modern Art is housed in the 17th century Kilmainham Royal Hospital in Dublin since 1984. Dublin Guide | Museums in Dublin Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.