The Chester Beatty’s collections offer wonderful learning opportunities and support a number of key curricula areas. From art history to world faiths to geography, history, languages, and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and maths) this is the place to bring your students to inspire learning. See below for free teachers’ resources which can be used for primary and post-primary schools to support self-guided visits and inspire activities back at school. Teachers can book free guided and self-guided tours below.
These resources all use museum objects to develop creativity across the curriculum. Themes range from artistic traditions found in the Islamic, East Asian and European collections; an introduction to world faiths and cultures through objects; science; language support through objects; preparation for the Art History Leaving Certificate as well as a drawing pack