Visitor Information

Opening Hours
  • Tue - Sat: 10am to 5.30pm
  • Thurs: 10am until 8pm
  • Sun: 12am - 5pm
  • Closed: Mon
Getting to The Model

By Car: Coming from Dublin/Galway follow the N4 onto the Sligo ring road and through several sets of traffic lights until you cross a bridge. Take the right turn to cross the bridge onto Markievicz Rd, (signposted for the Town Centre) Follow the one-way system, taking a left onto Connaghton Road. Continue straight up the hill and pull into the car park on your right hand side once you see The Model building. This is a metered daily rate car park and costs €2.50 for the day.

Wheelchair Accessibility

The Model is wheelchair accessible. There are two dedicated parking spaces at the side of the building which are reached through the driveway off The Mall. Access to the building from these spaces is via our service entrance. You ring the doorbell at the service entrance (clearly marked) and a staff member will assist your entrance. To reach the Mall entrance by car follow the instructions above, but once you are on Connaghton Road take the second right onto Lake Isle Road, and then turn left at the cross roads onto The Mall. The Model driveway is about 500meters up The Mall on your left hand side and has a wheelchair accessibility sign.

Please Note: Driveway access is for staff, deliveries and those needing wheelchair access ONLY

By Air: Direct flights to Sligo from Dublin

BY TRAIN: Seven Trains from Dublin (Connolly) daily. Journey time 3hrs.

Admission and Bookings

Admission to all exhibitions is a suggested donation of €4.00