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Storytelling

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 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

Map

Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92