Teacher Resources

At the Museum
Mosaic floor in the rotunda depicting the signs of the zodiac
We provide a range of educational resources and activities for school groups:

Check out the Schools Programes for a full list of upcoming events.

Coming soon we'll be making Leaving Cert notes for Art available on online.

In The Classroom
Egypt Classroom Poster
You'll find suggestions for what you can do in the classroom under the topics in Primary and Second Level.

Would you like some posters for your classroom?

We have two at present:

  • The Raised Past - Bog Bodies
  • Ancient Egypt

Contact bookings@museum.ie and we'll post them out to you.

Back of the 'Tara' Brooch, Eighth century A.D.
We're continually improving and adding to our online Museum resources.

Want to look up a particular artefact? Try our Artefact Search. (Suggestion: Type in brooch to find detailed information on items like the Tara Brooch (pictured right).

Looking for information on exhibitions and collections?
Take a look around the information online:

Measuring Bronze Age Rock Art on a Workshop
Tours, Workshops & Hands-On Activities

Handle replica Viking weapons, make your own version of our ancient pottery or learn more about our past on a tailored tour with an experienced Museum Educator!

Tara school group
Self-Directed Visits

Design your own self-directed visit!

Viking Worksheet
Activity Sheets

Take a trail through our exciting collections with our specially designed activity sheets.

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