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

Silk Worm Families Meets Bealtaine Festival

During the Bealtaine Festival, flowers were traditionally left in doorways to ward off evil. Grandparents, parents, and children are invited to join Heather Gray for this drop in workshop to draw flowers from life to continue this charming tradition.

Organised to mark ICOM’s International Museum Day, National Drawing Day, and the Bealtaine Festival.
Free, no booking required, but places are limited.

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