What a hidden little gem. We were killing time before our castle tour, and wandered in! WOW! Just an amazing collecting of religious artifacts of the world. I loved the second floor, see pictures
With free admission and described by the Lonely Planet as 'not just the...read more
With free admission and described by the Lonely Planet as 'not just the best museum in Ireland, but one of the best in Europe,' the Chester Beatty is a must-see on any Dublin visitor's itinerary. As the only museum in Ireland to win 'European Museum of the Year', the Chester Beatty's rich collections from countries across Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Europe open a window on the artistic treasures of the great cultures and religions of the world. Please note: the museum is closed on Mondays from 1 November to 28 February.