Guided tours are available to visiting groups.

These tours provide an overview of the unique architectural setting of the gallery and an insight into the ideas and context of the current exhibition and artworks on display.  

Four types of tours are on offer:     

Exhibition Tour

Discover the current exhibition by focusing on specific artists and artworks on display. 

Architecture Tour

An introduction to O'Donnell + Tuomey's award-winning architecture of the building. This tour demonstrates how the architectural design and engineering of the Glucksman facilitates functional and environmental concerns.

Leaving Cert Tour

This tour uses the specifications of the National Curriculum Leaving Certificate to enhance an understanding of curatorial display in art exhibitions.

UCC Art Collection Tour

A wonderful exploration of the historic UCC campus, this tour guides around artworks from the UCC Art Collection sited across campus.      

Book a Tour

Guided tours cost €60 for a group of up to 25 people. Tours must be booked at least one week in advance, contact