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A Royal Affair

This Valentine’s Day join us for the story of political turmoil, obsession and secret love. Set in 1767 Denmark, follow the tragic true love story of Princess Caroline and Johann Struensee, the King’s physician. Amidst the sweeping reforms of the Enlightenment, can the troubled King keep both his people and his queen happy?

Danish with English subtitles. 2012, 15 (137 min). Free, no booking required.

Open today 9:45am - 8:00pm

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