Image of a large group of animated animals from the Chinese zodiac, including dragon, pig and rabbit.

Storytelling (children of all ages & guardians)

Chinese Zodiac

Join Chinese teacher Evan Furlong and artist Heather Gray as they introduce the twelve animals of Chinese zodiac and describe how they were chosen and ranked. In Mandarin and English.
Suitable for families including pre-school children and their parents or guardians. Free, no booking required.

In association with Mother Tongues

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