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In Focus Tour

Exploring Thai Buddhist Stories for Culture Night

Join Mary O’Riordan this Culture night and explore the new Thai Buddhist exhibition. You will enjoy a tour on the folded paper and palm leaf manuscripts reflecting the rich traditions of Thai Buddhism. Free, no booking required. Limited to 20 participants.

Mary O’Riordan – Guide

A UCD graduate in History & Philosophy, Mary enjoyed a long career in broadcasting and then returned to college to study the History of Art. Having obtained her Diploma she joined the team of Tour Guides in Chester Beatty in 2008.

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