The Irish Traditional Music Archive is the national reference archive and resource centre for the traditional song, instrumental music and dance of Ireland. Here is found the largest collection in existence of sound recordings, books/serials, sheet music and ballad sheets, photographs, and videos/DVDs for the appreciation and study of Irish traditional music. The archive also holds a representative collection of the traditional music of other countries.
Visitors may listen to recordings, view DVDs and photographs, read music collections, and research material and topics of interest. The archive is open to all but for study and research purposes only.
Open Mon-Fri 10.00 am-5.00 pm; late opening Thur to 8.00 pm.
Open to the general public one Saturday a month 10.00 am-5.00 pm.
73 Merrion Square, Dublin 2.
Tel: 01 661 9699.