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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 11am–5pm

Tuesday 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


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92