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EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum Events

“EPIC has been voted Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction at the prestigious World Travel Awards, beating Buckingham Palace, the Roman Colosseum and the Eiffel Tower.”

Irish Educators Abroad: Building Something Wonderful, June-September 2019

This exhibition reflects on the role and influence of Irish educators across the globe over the centuries and highlights Ireland’s long history of exporting male and female educators to work with communities all over the world – a tradition that continues today.

Event Information

Venue:-  Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :- Exhibition

Dates:-  June-September 2019

Times:-  10am – 5pm

Admission: – Free

Summer Sessions: Art & Craft Dock at EPIC and the IFHC

Every Wednesday this July and August, EPIC and the Irish Family History Centre will be using arts, crafts and games to explore some of the museum’s most curious characters. In these workshops, you will be going on adventures from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of the galaxy – but all you need is your imagination to tag along!

Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times during the event.

Event Information

Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :- Art & Craft

Dates:-  Wednesdays 3 July – 21 August

Times:-  10:30am – 12.00pm

Recommended for ages 6 months – 3.5 Years

Admission: –  €8

Booking Online:-You can book online here through our booking link directly to the EPIC ticket sales

Tiny Tots Tuesday: ChatterKids!

EPIC are delighted to once again join forces with the Gaiety School of Acting to present a sensational Summer-themed Parent and Toddler Theatre class!

Their immersive hour long workshop is led by a facilitator with years of experience in acting and theatre. In this workshop, they will be taking you all on an EPIC adventure, from the deep depths of our imagination to the realms of impossibility and adventure! Combining elements of storytelling, books and art, the class will provide parents and children with a fun space to engage, bond and experiment with drama and performance in a safe and supportive atmosphere.

This event is suitable for children aged 18 months – 3 Years.

Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times during the event.

Event Information

Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :-  Kids Summer Fun

Dates:- 13 August

Times:- 10:30am – 12:00pm

Recommended for ages 18 months – 3 Years

Admission: –  €12

Booking Online:-You can book online here through our booking link directly to the EPIC ticket sales

Brendan Fay: Irish LGBT Activism in the USA

Brendan Fay, co-founder of the Lavender and Green movement has fought tirelessly for LGBT inclusion in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade since 1994. Join EPIC as he explores the roles Irish emigrants and those of Irish descent have played in campaigning for LGBT recognition in the United States.

Event Information

Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :-

Dates:- 17 August 2019

Times:- 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Admission: –  €2.50

Booking Online:-You can book online here through our booking link directly to the EPIC ticket sales

War, Plague, Occupation and Evangelism – 45 years as an Irish Presbyterian

Join EPIC as Mark O’Neill describes the extraordinary life of his grandfather, an Irish Presbyterian missionary in Manchuria from 1897 to 1942.

For two years, Reverend Fredrick O’Neill served Chinese workers sent to France to help the Allied armies in the First World War. The Boxer Uprising, a pneumonic plague that killed 60,000 people, the Russo-Japanese war and the Japanese occupation of Manchuria, O’Neill lived through it all.

Event Information

Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :- Families

Dates:- 22 August 2019

Times:- 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Admission: –  €5.68.

Booking Online:-You can book online here through our booking link directly to the EPIC ticket sales

‘Around the World with Nellie Bly’ Gaming Day

Ever dreamt of travelling the world? As part of National Heritage Week, follow in the footsteps of the many Irish emigrants we feature in EPIC without stepping a toe out of Ireland in this interactive gaming session, where the floor is the board and you are the games piece!

they have different sessions for all ages:

10am – 12pm: Primary level (Under 12s)

1 – 3pm: Secondary level (12 – 17 years old)

4 – 6pm: Adults (18+)

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Event Information

Venue:- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

Classification :- Families

Dates:- 24 August 2019

Times:- 10:00am, 1:00pm, 4:00pm

Admission: –  Free

Booking Online:-You can book online here through our booking link directly to the EPIC ticket sales

Directions To EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum in Dublin

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is located at the heart of Dublin, at Custom House Quay on the River Liffey, the original departure point for so many of Ireland’s emigrants, it is a short walk from O’Connell Street or Trinity College, so can be easily accessed as part of your visit to the beautiful city of Dublin.

 
 

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