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)

Open today 12:00pm - 5:30pm

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

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92