Friends Membership

Friendship of the Chester Beatty provides you with myriad opportunities to explore this extraordinary collection. Join other like-minded individuals at our specially programmed events, talks, workshops, trips and holidays to learn about the great cultures and religions of the world while also supporting the preservation and growth of one of the finest collections of European, East Asian and Islamic art in the world.

For more information, please contact
Sabhbh Ní Mhaolagáin
Tel: + 353 1 4070759


See the current schedule of Friends membership events

With a wide variety of events and activities there is always something new for Chester Beatty Friends Members to do . Click the button below to download the new Friends Membership events guide and explore all the exciting museum activities available once you become a museum Friend.

Open today 9:45am - 5:30pm

Tuesday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92