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IMMA art tours for people with dementia

The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) is part of the Azure Network, an alliance of cultural organisationsthat aim for greater inclusion of people with dementia in an Irish cultural context.

Tailor-made tours


Aidan from the IMMA Visitor Engagement Team speaking about an IMMA Collection artwork by Brazilian artist Vik Muniz called Portrait of Alice Liddell, after Lewis Carroll. Currently on display as part of IMMA Collection: A Decade

IMMA offers special tailor-made tours of specific artworks so that participants have the chance to discuss and explore the exhibitions. New dates for spring 2017 have been announced for people with dementia, their carers and friends.

Trained staff

All tours are delivered by IMMA staff members who are specially trained in facilitating art tours for people with dementia. The tour finishes with an optional complimentary tea or coffee and a chat in IMMA’s on-site Itsa café.

Upcoming Azure tours at IMMA

  • Thursday 9 March 2107 / 11am -12.30pm
    Tuesday 11 April 2017 / 2pm – 3.30pm
    Friday 5 May 2017 / 11am -12.30pm

How to Book?

You can book for an Azure tour by contacting Caroline via email to edcommbooking@imma.ieor telephone to 01 612 9956. .If booking in advance doesn’t suit you, you can join the tours as a ‘drop-in’ attendee – just meet at reception at the times/dates mentioned above

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