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Storytelling (children of all ages & guardians)

A Little Dormouse

Travel into the colourful world of picture books! Join storyteller Simone Schuemmelfeder and discover stunning picture books from Germany, like the classic adventures of Bobo Siebenschlaefer (A Little Dormouse) and other books that celebrate the theme of friendship and growing up. Enthralling stories and lots of fun await you. In German and English.

Bilingual Storytelling is suitable for pre-school children and their parents or guardians. Free, no booking required.

The Chester Beatty has a Child Protection Policy and a Child Safeguarding Statement. Please see here for more details.

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