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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 Sligo, Ireland, is a hub for literary culture and the arts and in 2019 the Yeats International Summer celebrated its 60th year. Hyde Bridge Gallery supports young and emerging artists providing free access to contemporary visual arts to our visitors.

We are reopening on Wednesday June 9th in line with the Government’s plan COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery 2021 and the Work Safely Protocol.

The Yeats exhibition and tour and The Hyde Bridge Gallery are closed, in response to current health advice regarding Covid-19 (Coronavirus).


Yeats Exhibition: 11-3 Tuesday to Saturday.

Hyde Bridge Gallery:  11-4 Tuesday to Saturday.

Penny Café: 12 noon – 7pm Thursday – Saturday: Coffee, wine and food.

Please contact us at 071 9142693 or via 


Turning and turning in the widening gyre
The falcon cannot hear the falconer;
Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,

from The Second Coming

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