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The Top 10 Tour

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Join our Panel of Freelance Guides on our top 10 tour. Find out about how our ancestors lived in this interactive and informative tour told through stories about key objects in the Museums' collection.  


Activity at a Glance

Level: All Classes  
Group Size: Classroom size
Set-up: 
5min: Introduction to Museum 
40min: Tour through the National Museum of Ireland- Country Life exhibition galleries 
5min: Conclusion Q & A
Availability: June 2022 Tuesday's and Thursday's 
Times: 10am to 11 or 11.30am to 12.30pm
Booking: Booking required. Check dates with bookings office. 


Bookings and information:

To book the top 10 tour and to find out about available dates contact the booking and information office at educationtph@museum.ie


Curriculum Links: 

SESE History: Working as an historian; Local studies; Story; Life, society, work and culture in the past; Eras of change and conflict; Politics, conflict and society; Continuity and change over time


Learning Outcomes: 

  •  Gain an understanding of the National Folklife Collection and associated themes through 10 key objects on display. 

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Country Life

Turlough Park,
Castlebar,
Co. Mayo,
F23 HY31

+353 94 903 1755