Image of a creepy looking hand made finger puppet

Silk Worm Families

Creepy Thai Puppets for Halloween

Demons, evil spirits and scary hybrid animals from the Thai Buddhist Tales exhibition are an inspiration for making creepy hand puppets for Halloween.

Limited to 20 children per session. Free, no booking required but places are limited, please note adults must stay with their children at all times.

First session opens from 12:30 to 1:30pm; second session is from 2 to 3pm.

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