Image of a painted dragon reaching out to grab a pearl

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

The Dragon and the Flaming Pearl

The Dragon and the Flaming Pearl
Have you ever heard the story of Chinese Dragon and a flaming pearl? Join us this Chinese New Year for a workshop with Hoi Shan Mak who will recount the tale and show us how to draw this magnificent creature.

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.

Saturday 8 February, 2 – 3:30pm.

The Chester Beatty has a Child Protection Policy and a Child Safeguarding Statement. Please see here for more details.

Open today 9:45am - 8:00pm

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