In Focus Tour

Potted Histories I: Iris and Wisteria

Now blooming in gardens across Ireland, the iris and wisteria both have a long history of appreciation in Japan. Curator Mary Redfern introduces the art and poetry surrounding these plants with reference to some of the works in the Chester Beatty collection.

This tour will be available here from 11am on 5 May.

Open today 9:45am - 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