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School Tours to Museums in Dublin


Childvision
School tours to educate sighted children about the challenges facing their blind peers on a daily basis and how these children learn to access education. Includesf a braille and tactile book workshop, fun blindfold and sighted guide games, a visit to our petting zoo and horses. All proceeds go to ChildVision. Find out more here.
National Museum of Ireland
The National Museum of Ireland consists of 4 different museums:
Museum of Archaeology - Kildare Street,
Museum of Natural History - Merrion St.,
Museum of Decorative Arts & History - Collins Barracks,
Museum of Country Life Castlebar. Find out more here.
The Gaiety School of Acting
Educational and fun school tours to the Gaiety School of Acting at Smock Alley Theatre. Begin your day with a visit to our studios, learning about the history of the school. Next stop is Smock Alley Theatre to learn its history and then it’s your turn to take to the stage and learn some tricks of the trade! Find out more here
The National Wax Museum Plus
The National Wax Museum Plus is housed over four floors of discovery, interaction and education, including the Irish Heroes of Science and Discovery exhibition, our Enchanted Children's World, the Wax Factor Studio and Wax figures and lots more Find out more here.
G A A Museum Croke Park
Explore the heritage and experience the thrill with a school tour to Croke Park & the GAA Museum. Walk in the footsteps of legends on a behind-the-scenes stadium tour or enjoy amazing views of Dublin city and beyond on the Etihad Skyline Tour, 44 metres above the famous pitch! Admission to the interactive GAA Museum is included FREE with all tours. Click to watch the GAA school tour video ...
EPIC Ireland School Tours
EPIC Ireland is the new Irish diaspora museum. Through 20 state-of-the-art galleries, visitors immerse themselves in the stories of some of the most remarkable tales of sacrifice, endurance, adventure, and discovery the world has ever known. Find out more here.
National Print Museum
The National Print Museum is open from Monday – Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm and Saturday – Sunday, 2.00pm to 5.00pm. Tickets for a guided tour cost €2.00 per child/student/senior citizen, €3.50 per adult, €7.00 per family and teachers are free of charge. Teachers information packs available. Further information.....
Christ Church Cathedral
A tour of Christ Church cathedral will give students the opportunity to feel close to figures studied throughout their education, including Strongbow and St Laurence O’Toole. Tours also include a visit to our crypt. Pupils over the age of 12 will have the chance to climb up to our belfry and try their hand at bell-ringing. Find out more
Dublinia
Dublinia’s exhibitions reveal fascinating insights into our Viking and medieval past using reconstructions, audio-visual and interactive displays. Our education programme is designed to meet the requirements of the primary and junior curriculum and encourages children to learn while having fun. Find out more
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum offers exciting and engaging education programmes for students of all ages. Students can learn about the events and personalities which shaped the course of Irish history one hundred years ago through guided tours of the cemetery, interactive exhibits and preparatory work packs- Find out more
GPO Witness History
GPO Witness History is a new interactive and immersive visitor attraction which offers a unique blend of learning, engagement and fun to students of all ages. A visit to GPO Witness History links closely to various elements of both the primary and secondary school curricula. Find out more.