Image of Treasure binding, 17th-century, Greater Armenia, CBL Arm 584

In Focus Tour

Live Online DCC Culture Club: Some Real Gems in the Chester Beatty

The Chester Beatty has many items which were created using gems and semi-precious stones – with stunning effect! Join Guide Joan Barnewell, who will show you some of the exquisite examples housed by Chester Beatty. She will also tell you about the origin, history, symbolism and cultural importance of these precious gems.

You can book your place here. 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