Become a Friend

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

Friends membership at 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)

Closed today

Monday 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

Support the Chester Beatty
In these difficult and uncertain times your continued support of the Chester Beatty is more important than ever. Please consider making a donation to the museum to help us continue to deliver innovative online content and activities, present world-class exhibitions and conserve the collections for future generations to enjoy.

Admission is Free
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92