The Yeats Exhibition at the Yeats Building will reopen soon.

The Hyde Bridge Gallery is open Tuesday – Saturday: 11-4pm

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Welcome to Yeats Society Sligo

Celebrating the life and works of WB Yeats and his talented family.

The Yeats Building in the heart of Sligo is a hub for literary culture and the arts. We have a permanent Yeats exhibition and the Hyde Bridge Gallery on the first floor offers a range of contemporary exhibitions. In 2022, we will offer the 63rd Yeats International Summer School – the longest-running literary summer school in the world.

The permanent Yeats Exhibition is being refurbished and will reopen in April 2022.
The Hyde Bridge Gallery will open on Saturday February 26th.
Opening hours Tuesday – Saturday: 11-4pm

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The rage-driven, rage-tormented, and rage-hungry troop,
Trooper belabouring trooper, biting at arm or face,
Plunges towards nothing, arms and fingers spreading wide
For the embrace of nothing;

from Meditations in Time of Civil War VII

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