VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art
& The George Bernard Shaw Theatre
is an iconic cultural space in Carlow, Ireland, presenting contemporary art, theatre, music, dance, cinema, talks, workshops and events.
Find out more
We are closed on Mondays
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t: 059 9179245
Mon - Sat: 10.30am - 5.00pm
Thurs - Sat: 6.00pm - 9.30pm
Sunday Brunch: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
“very good food and excellent service...food 9/10” – Paolo Tullio, Irish Independent
Venue Opening Hours
Box Office / Reception & Galleries:
Tuesday to Saturday 11am to 5:30pm
Sunday 2pm to 5pm
Closed on Monday
The Gallery is FREE to visit
Last admissions 15minutes before closing
No Photography allowed
Food & Drinks allowed in the Gallery
Children must remain Supervised by an adult at all times
To book Group Tours please call Reception on +353 59 917 2400 in advance of your visit.
For School Tours please see our Education page.
On event days the Box Office is also open 1 hour prior to the start of the show for ticket collection or to sell any remaining tickets for that performance.