Free entry to EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum with The Dublin Pass

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

  • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
  • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
  • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

Dublin Pass Benefits:

Free entry to EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
Normal Price: Adult: €15.00 ; Child: €7.50 

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!

Go beyond the stereotypes at EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

You won’t find leprechauns or pots of gold here, but you’ll discover that what it means to be Irish expands far beyond the borders of Ireland through the stories of Irish emigrants who became scientists, politicians, poets, artists and even outlaws all over the world. Discover Ireland from the outside in and find out why saying “I’m Irish” is one of the biggest conversation starters, no matter where you are. 

Only 12 minutes walk from Trinity College and 8 minutes walk from O’Connell Bridge, EPIC is a modern museum situated in Dublin’s Docklands, it tells the moving and unforgettable story of the 10 million Irish people who left their homeland – and how they influenced and shaped the world.

Experience this story in 20 breath-taking interactive galleries, complete with touchscreens, motion-sensor games, and audio and video to bring these one-of-a-kind tales to life.

Highlights

  • Explore 20 themed galleries and interact with their immersive and interactive exhibits.
  • Travel back through 1,500 years of history
  • Discover the Irish influence in art, literature, music, dance, and design around the world
  • Retrace the journey of over 300 people and their tales of achievement in art, design, science, politics, sports, music and more
  • Stamp your own EPIC passport as you move through Irish history
  • Connect with your ancestors at the Irish Family History Centre

Did You Know?

  • More than 14 times more people of Irish descent live abroad than in Ireland! Over 70 million people across the world can claim Irish ancestry.
  • At least 22 U.S. Presidents have Irish heritage, including JFK, Ronald Reagan, and Barack Obama.
  • The traditional Gaelic sports of Hurling and Gaelic Football are played across the globe, even as far away as Malaysia and Kuwait!
  • Irish physicist John Tyndall was the first to explain why the sky is blue.
  • Rihanna has Irish ancestors! Her Irish surname, Fenty, inspired the name for her makeup line.
  • Three members of the Beatles - John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and George Harrison - all come from families of Irish descent.
  • Ireland was the first country in the world to legalize LGBTQ+ marriage by popular vote.
Monday 10.00 - 18.45
Tuesday 10.00 - 18.45
Wednesday 10.00 - 18.45
Thursday 10.00 - 18.45
Friday 10.00 - 18.45
Saturday 10.00 - 18.45
Sunday 10.00 - 18.45
Last Admission: 17.00

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Address:

Custom House Quay, Dublin 1, D01 T6K6

Telephone:

0035301 906 0861