Families and Children

Tour Family 3

Natural History is the perfect place for a family visit, with lots to discover and explore- from aardvarks to zebras.

You have two options: you can explore the Museum in your own time or explore with one of our education team.

Natural History Visitor Vox Pop Image

"I brought them here because they're my grandchildren and it's their first time here in Dublin, and I thought this would be very interesting for them to see..."

Watch Vox Pop (00:20)

Want to explore by yourselves in your own time?

Find your favourite animal, read about them and draw a picture!

Want to explore the Museum with us?

You can join family tours and hands-on workshops at weekends and during school holidays.

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