National Museum of Ireland - Archaeololgy
The National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology is home to an extraordinary range of priceless and iconic treasures, including the Ardagh Chalice, the Tara Brooch and the famous Derrynaflan Hoard.
From Prehistoric Ireland to Ancient Egypt, visitors can see important archaeological artefacts dating from 7000 BC up to the 20th century.
- The world-famous Iron Age ‘bog bodies’
- An exhibition of prehistoric Irish gold
- A section dedicated to an early medieval book of psalms known as the Faddan More Psalter
The museum offers a year-round programme of workshops, talks and tours for all ages and a changing programme of temporary exhibitions on historical and contemporary themes.
There is also a café and gift shop onsite.
Admission is free
National Museum of Ireland - Archaeololgy Opening Times
- Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm
- Sunday/Monday 1pm to 5pm
- Closed Christmas day and Good Friday