The Chester Beatty preserves an internationally important yet little known collection of Buddhist manuscripts from Thailand.
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Discover sacred texts, illuminated manuscripts and miniature paintings from the world's great religions and systems of belief.
Exploring the richness of East Asian, Islamic and Western manuscript and printing traditions.
Welcome to the Chester Beatty, a breathtaking world class collection.
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Open today 10am–5pm
Monday to Friday 10am–5pmSaturday 11am–5pmSunday 1pm–5pm
Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
**Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec & Monday Public Holidays.**
Admission is free
Suggested donation €5