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Silk Worm Families

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 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


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92