Dublin City / Phoenix Park and Museum Quarter

National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History

From Barracks to Museum: An Introduction to Collins Barracks | Family Tour

In Person

Drop into the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks and join a free family tour with one of our Museum guides. Find out about the lives of soldiers living in the Barracks from the 1700s until the late 1900s, as well as the transition from one of Europe’s oldest occupied Barracks into one of Ireland’s National Museums. Along the way discover some of the highlights from the Museum’s history and decorative arts exhibitions. General audience. No booking required, however spaces are limited.

Time: 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Time: 6.00pm - 7.00pm

Time: 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Genres: Architecture / Heritage / History / Museum / Tour / Visual Art

Features: All ages / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, DO7 XKV4

Website: http://www.museum.ie/en-ie/home

Phone: 01 677 7444

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No Booking Required

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From Barracks to Museum: An Introduction to Collins Barracks | Bilingual Tour

In Person

Join a free bilingual Irish and English tour at the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks with our Museum guide, exploring the history of the Barracks and highlights from the Museum’s exhibitions. Family event. No booking required, however spaces limited.
Ó Dhún go Músaem: Túseolas ar Thuras Teaghlaigh ar Dhún Uí Choileáin Ócáid dhátheangach Ghaeilge agus Bhéarla. 6 a chlog tráthnóna. Bí linn ar thuras dátheangach saor in aisce (Gaeilge agus Béarla) ar Ard-Mhúsaem na hÉireann – Ealaíona Maisiúla & Stair, Dún Uí Choileáin, lenár dtreoraí músaeim, chun eolas a chur ar stair an Dúin agus ar rudaí speisialta ó thaispeántais an Mhúsaeim. Ní gá áit a chur in áirithe, ach tá teorainn le háiteanna.

Time: 6.00pm - 7.00pm

Genres: Arts and Crafts / Heritage / History / Language / Museum / Tour / Visual Art

Features: All ages / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, DO7 XKV4

Website: http://www.museum.ie/en-ie/home

Phone: 01 677 7444

Venue Social Media:

No Booking Required

Hands-on History: Interactive Handling Session

In Person

Join us at the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, where Museum educators will facilitate a hands-on session with objects from the Museum’s handling collection. Suitable for all ages, this interactive drop in session will encourage participants to discover what objects can reveal to us, through games, conversation and tactile exploration.

No booking required.

Time: 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Genres: Heritage / Museum / Visual Art / Workshop

Features: All ages / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, DO7 XKV4

Website: http://www.museum.ie/en-ie/home

Phone: 01 677 7444

Venue Social Media:

No Booking Required