Image of a guided tour of the Chester Beatty


Culture Night

Open until 10pm for Culture Night

This Culture Night why not visit us to view Chester Beatty’s exceptional treasures at one of Dublin’s most popular museums. Join us for storytelling based on the Thai Buddhist Tales exhibition from 7.30pm.  You can also pick up a drawing activity.

We will have free guided tours: 6pm tour – Thai Buddhist Tales exhibition, 7 and 8pm – Highlights Tour.

All activities are free, first-come, first served basis.
Gift shop and the Silk Road Café will be open.

Closed today

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

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Admission is Free
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92