The National Wax Museum Plus

The National Wax Museum Plus one of Dublin’s top family attractions is an exciting interactive attraction located in 22-25 Westmoreland Street, facing O’Connell Street in the heart of Dublin City Centre. National Wax Museum Plus will bring visitors on a fantastical journey through Irish history, an enchanting wax world, Ireland’s only dedicated tribute to our top scientific inventors, a unique Father Ted Room, and all the exceptional life-like wax work characters you can expect at the national museum.

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The National Wax Museum has three floors of discovery, interaction and exhibition. You enter through the gift shop where you can buy unique wax based gifts for your family. The Museum experience begins in the Science World. Step through the Mirror maze and you will reach the Hall of Fame. Beyond that is the beautiful writers room with an astounding view of Dublin. There you can salute to the literary legacy of our nation’s greatest writers. You then  reach the Father Ted Room before stepping through the Narnia like wardrobe into the Wax world.

Children can explore a tunnel of four worlds and meet the Simpsons and Harry Potter or chill out on the nimbus 3000.

Then descend in to the basement for a journey through the vaults of Irish history from the Vikings right up to the Good Friday Agreement  it is a wonderful experience of sight and sound. Further down into the murky basement of the museum visitors can bravely enter at their own risk and experience the weird and wonderful world of the Chambers of Horrors, all those of a nervous disposition are warned to keep out!

You then move from the basement into the neon bright Enchanted Forest featuring mythical Irish figures such as Queen Meadhbh and Cu Chulainn.

The National Wax Museum Plus is one of Dublin’s top attractions, a place for families, individuals, tourists and groups of friends to visit and have fun!

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The National Wax Museum Attractions –

  • Gift Shop
  • Father Ted’s Room
  • Wax Hands
  • Music and Entertainment
  • Great Irish Writers
  • Time Vaults
  • Science & Discovery
  • Chambers of Horror
  • Wax World

Murder Mystery Tour

The Murder Mystery Tour at the Wax Museum in Dublin is an exciting self-guided tour and is perfect for those who love to solve mysteries and explore the world of crime investigation.

Upon arrival, you will receive a pack containing all the information you need to start your adventure. This pack will include a map of the museum, a list of suspects, and a series of clues that will lead you through the museum’s exhibition and help you unravel the mystery.

The Murder Mystery Tour will only be available on Thursdays to Sundays from 5pm. Instructions will be included your pack, and a smartphone will be needed to take part in the event – so make sure one participant has one!

As you move through the exhibits, you will encounter lifelike wax figures of famous murderers and detectives, each with their own unique story. You will need to pay close attention to the details and use your deductive skills to piece together the clues and identify the culprit.

The Murder Mystery Tour at the Wax Museum in Dublin is an exciting and immersive experience that is perfect for solo adventurers, couples, and groups of friends. So join in for an unforgettable experience that will challenge your mind and test your detective skills!

Murder Mystery Night is suitable for 16-years-old and over.

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The National Wax Museum Admission Charges

  • Adult:     from €16.50
  • Children (under 12)   from €11.50
  • Family    from €51.00 (2 Adults + 2  children under 12)
  • Additional child/student with Family Ticket €5.00
  • Students/Senior Citizens:  from €14.50

Now Booking Online :-  You can book online here through our booking link directly to the National Wax Museum Plus ticket sales

National Wax Museum Opening Times

  • The Museum is open daily – Summer opening hours – 10am – 7pm
  • Last admission 6pm
  • Time Vaults of Irish History will start to close at 6.30pm
  • Wax Hand Machine is closed from 6pm
  • Museum is closed from Dec 24th to Dec 26th each year

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Group Tours At The National Wax Museum Plus Dublin

The National Wax Museum Plus welcomes groups of all sizes. Whether you are a Tour Operator, Language School , Coach Operator, School Group or just a large group of friends or family, they are more than happy to help plan your tour. Email: – [email protected]  or call +353 1 6718373

The National Wax Museum Plus offers discounted rates for pre-booked groups of 10 or more. Pre-booking is essential to avail of this offer. Please contact their booking office to arrange.

– Primary School Groups
– Secondary School Groups
– Birthday Party Groups
– Language School Groups
– International Tour Groups
– Private Tour Groups

Directions To The National Wax Museum Plus Dublin

Located in the heart of Dublin’s city centre you will find The National Wax Museum Plus situated  at 22-25 Westmoreland Street. Facing O’Connell Bridge and on the corner of Westmoreland and D’Olier Street this central location is hard to miss.

There are a number of public transport options available so you can reach The National Wax Museum

  • The Dart

Closest Dart Station is Tara Street.

  • The Luas

Closest Luas Stop is either Stephen’s Green on the Green line or Jervis Street on the Red line. The new Luas line will stop directly outside the Wax Museum’s doors making it even easier to bring the kids on a family day out.

  • The Bus

Bus routes to Westmoreland Street  – 1, 16, 25, 25a, 25b, 25x, 46a, 46e, 66a, 67, 84x 118.
Bus routes to D’Olier Street  –14, 14a, 16, 16a, 46a, 48, 63, 121, 122, 123, 128, 140, 142, 145, 746,

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The National Wax Museum -The Lafayette Building, 22-25 Westmoreland St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 EH29