Further Education and Third Level

Whether you are studying History, Art & Design, Heritage Studies or a related discipline, Collins Barracks is full of objects that can bring your research to life.


Please Note: Guided and self-guided group visits to the new exhibition Proclaiming a Republic: The 1916 Rising are now booked up to June 2016. If you wish to explore 1916 at the Museum, you could visit Soldiers and Chiefs, Asgard and Recovered Voices: The Stories of Irish at War, 1914-1915.

College tour

Explore the collections for your research...

Whether you are studying History, Art & Design, Heritage Studies or a related discipline, Collins Barracks is full of objects which can bring your research to life.

“It really is a treasure house with something to appeal to all ages”

                            -Lecturer in History, National University of Ireland, Maynooth

Learn

  • Specialised tours can usually be facilitated - contact us for more information or to make a booking.
  • We can facilitate internships and work experience at Third Level - contact us if you are interested in enquiring about a placement.

Investigate

  • For postgraduates interested in viewing artefacts from our reserve collection, contact the Arts and Industrial Duty Officer to arrange an appointment.

Observe

  • If you would like to examine a particular object, or view our paper archive, please see information on Research Services.
  • Search for an artefect using our Artefact Search
  • Find out more about how the Museum undertakes Conservation by joining the monthly tour.