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National Museum of Ireland
— Archeology and History
— Decorative Arts and History
— Natural History
— Country Life

 

National Museum of Ireland
If you're interested in Irish Archeology, Decorative Arts & History, Natural History, and Country Life, don't miss visiting the National Museum of Ireland — the country's premier cultural institution is home to the greatest collections of Irish heritage, culture and natural history in the world.

The National Museum of Ireland's collections are displayed in four museums:

  • Archeology and History
  • Decorative Arts and History
  • Natural History
  • Country Life


Three National Museum of Ireland locations are in Dublin and one is in County Mayo (see Google Maps at top right of page).

The National Museum of Ireland - Archeology (located in Dublin) is home to over two million artifacts. Exhibitions include a collection of prehistoric gold artifacts in western Europe, Celtic Iron Age metalwork, and medieval ecclesiastical objects and jewelry.



The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts and History (located in Dublin) includes an array of weaponry, furniture, silver, ceramics and glassware; in addition to examples of Folklife and costume.

The National Museum of Ireland - Natural History (located in Dublin) houses galleries of animals from Ireland and abroad, in addition to geological exhibits from a collection of approximately two million scientific specimens.

The National Museum of Ireland - Country Life (located in Co. Mayo) is home to the national collection of objects representing the traditional way of life in Ireland since 1850.

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National Museum of Ireland locations:

Dublin

National Museum of Ireland
- Archeology and History

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National Museum of Ireland
- Decorative Arts and History

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National Museum of Ireland
- Natural History

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County Mayo

National Museum of Ireland
- Country Life

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National Museum of Ireland

FREE admission to all four museums.


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