Become a Friend

Our Friends are the core of our membership. Their enthusiasm, commitment and engagement underpins the continued success of the Chester Beatty.

Join today and receive exclusive member benefits:

  • Access to a programme of Friends’ events, daytrips and holidays
  • Invitation to the Annual Lecture
  • Chester Beatty designed Friends Membership Card
  • Friends newsletter
  • 10% discount in the CBL gift shop
  • 10% discount in the Silk Road Café

Friend: €80 (Senior Friend: €65)

Open today 10am–5pm

Monday to Friday 10am–5pm
Saturday 11am–5pm
Sunday 1pm–5pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb

**Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec & Monday Public Holidays.**

Admission is free
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92