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Silk Worm Families (6-11 years old & guardians)

Silk Worm Families: Elephant’s Sanctuary

To celebrate Chester Beatty’s Thai collection, let’s make a large collaborative mosaic by recreating some of our most memorable images of elephants. This event has been organised to highlight Cruinniú na nÓg.

Limited to 20 children per session. Free, no booking required but places are limited.

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 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

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Admission is Free
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92