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Silk Worm Families

Ireland’s Map of Myth

This Heritage Week join us and explore Irish folklore by creating pieces of poetry to place on a large literary map of Ireland.

Limited to 20 children per session. Free, no booking required but places are limited, please note adults must stay with their children at all times.

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.

In association with the Heritage Council Ireland

Open today 10am–5pm

Monday 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

Map

Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92