Top Museums in Dublin (Ireland)

Imaginosity, Dublin Children's Museum
  • Imaginosity, Dublin Children's Museum

    Beacon South Quarter Dublin 18 Sandyford Ireland
    The Imaginosity Facebook page allows us to show a different side to our museum through daily photographs and updates on what is happening in the museum on any particular day. On this page we are particularly interested in reaching out to parents through educational and parenting articles and posts that tie in with our mission.We follow like-minded organisations and companies whose aim is to enhance children's learning experiences through play and exposure to the arts and sciences. Imaginosity is a ...
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
  • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

    The chq Building, Custom House Quay Dublin 1 Dublin Ireland
    EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is a state-of-the-art interactive experience located in the vaults of CHQ in Dublin's Docklands. Open daily 10am - 6:45pm, last entry 5pm. It's located in the beautiful vaults of the 1820 Custom House Quarter building in Dublin’s Docklands, the original departure point for so many of Ireland’s emigrants. It will inspire and guide you on a journey to discover the stories of Irish emigration around the world, from early times to the modern day. Over the ...
Dublin Castle
  • Dublin Castle

    Castle Street 2 Dublin Ireland
    In continuous occupation since its establishment in 1204 AD, Dublin Castle has played a prominent role in Ireland's history.The State Apartments are among the most prestigious State Rooms in the country and are home to St. Patrick's Hall and the James Connolly Room. They can be visited both as part of a guided tour and as part of a self guided visit. The thirteenth century remains of the Gunpowder Tower and the 19th Century baroque style Chapel Royal can also ...
Irish Whiskey Museum
  • Irish Whiskey Museum

    119 Grafton Street Dublin 2 Dublin Ireland
    Located in the heart of Dublin City sitting directly across from the main entrance to Trinity College. This interactive and contemporary museum is set in a beautiful Edwardian building and depicts the rise, the fall and the current revival of Irish Whiskey across the Globe. Our guided tours incorporate all Irish whiskey brands and focus on the wider and intriguing history of Irish Whiskey as opposed to the individual distilling process. We guarantee an educational tour, sampling some fine Irish whiskeys ...
The Little Museum of Dublin
  • The Little Museum of Dublin

    15 St Stephens Green Dublin Ireland
    The Little Museum of Dublin tells the story of Ireland’s capital city in the 20th Century. This new non-profit museum was formally opened by the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Councillor Andrew Montague, in October 2011. The collection boasts over 5000 artefacts, reflecting the generosity of ordinary Dubliners, as well as many cultural institutions and local luminaries. The social, cultural and political history of Dublin is chronicled in the Little Museum. There are simple artefacts that encourage contemplation of the past, alongside items ...
  • Dublinia

    St Michaels Hill, Christchurch DUBLIN 8, Ireland 01 679 4611 8 Dublin Ireland
    Dublinia is one of Dublin’s top visitor attractions with three exciting exhibitions, Viking Dublin, Medieval Dublin and History Hunters! All located at the historic crossroads of old Dublin. The Viking and Medieval Dublin exhibitions bring the city to life in an exciting and contemporary way for all ages. Unearth the city’s past at the History Hunters exhibition and see Dublin from a new perspective. Come away knowing more about the citizens of Dublin throughout the ages!
National Gallery of Ireland
  • National Gallery of Ireland

    Merrion Sq W Dublin Dublin City Ireland
    It was founded in 1854 and opened its doors ten years later. The Gallery has an extensive, representative collection of Irish painting and is also notable for its Italian Baroque and Dutch masters painting. The current director of the gallery is Raymond Keaveney. Entry to the gallery is free.
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art

    Royal Hospital, Military Rd Dublin Dublin City Ireland
    The Irish Museum of Modern Art also known as IMMA, is Ireland's leading national institution exhibiting and collecting modern and contemporary art. The museum is located in Royal Hospital Kilmainham, a 17th-century building near Heuston Station to the west of Dublin's city centre.
Irish Rock 'n' Roll Museum Experience
  • Irish Rock 'n' Roll Museum Experience

    Curved Street ,Temple Bar Dublin 2 Dublin Ireland
    Bang in the heart of Dublin’s cultural quarter Temple Bar, the experience encompasses all things weird and wonderful related to the vibrant Irish music industry over the past 30 years.Visitors get an opportunity to go behind the scenes of a real life working music venue and recording facilities. The Irish Rock n' Roll Museum Experience explores the development of Irish Rock presented against the intriguing historic backdrop of the area, and its people’s need for a creative space to make, ...
Science Gallery
National Leprechaun Museum
  • National Leprechaun Museum

    The National Leprechaun Museum is a museum dedicated to Irish folklore and mythology, through the oral tradition of storytelling. It is located on Jervis Street in Dublin, Ireland, since 10 March 2010. It claims to be the first leprechaun museum in the world. The Irish Times has referred to it as the "Louvre of leprechauns". Tom O'Rahilly designed the museum (with the collaboration of two Italian designers, Elena Micheli and Walter Scipioni) and is its director. O'Rahilly began working on his ...
Irish Jewish Museum
  • Irish Jewish Museum

    The Irish Jewish Museum (Irish: Músaem Giúdach na hÉireann, Hebrew: בֵּית הַמִּדְרָש הַגָּדוֹל‎ "Great House of Learning") is a small museum located in the once highly Jewish populated area of Portobello, around the South Circular Road, Dublin 8, dedicated to the history of the Irish Jewish community. The museum was opened in June 1985 by Chaim Herzog who was then president of Israel and was born in Ireland. The museum is in a former Synagogue built in 1917 in two adjoining ...
Garda Museum
  • Garda Museum

    The Garda Museum and Archives is a police museum located in Dublin, Ireland, located in the Treasury Building of Dublin Castle. Opened in 2017 and designed by Dara Lynne Lenehan, it covers the history of policing in Ireland (excluding Northern Ireland), including medieval watchmen, the Baronial Constabulary, County Constabulary, the Dublin Metropolitan Police, the Royal Irish Constabulary and the Civic Guard/Garda Síochána. Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan officially opened it in December 2016, but legal disputes meant that the public could not visit until ...