Museums

Irish Famine Exhibition in Dublin

Availability: Daily
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Learn the history of the Irish Potato Famine
  • Watch a 15 minute documentary about the events
  • See rare 19th century photographs and hear witness accounts
What to expect

2020 is a very important year as it marks the 175th anniversary of the Irish Famine which was a period of mass starvation, disease and death in 19th century Ireland. This exhibition acts as a moving account of the Irish Potato Famine with rare 19th century photographs, witness accounts, museum artifacts and contemporary sketches.

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What's included
  • Museum artifacts (including rare photographs and witness accounts)
  • A 15 minute documentary
What's not included
  • Parking
Reduced price
  • Children (6-12 years old): Free
  • Students: Reduced
  • Seniors (over 65 years old): Reduced
Where

51 King St S, Dublin 2, D02 YA03, Ireland

Meeting point:

You'll find this exhibition on the second floor of St. Stephen's Green Shopping Centre.

What to remember
  • This exhibition's primary language is English but a reference manual is available in French, German, Italian and Spanish
  • Paid parking is available in the shopping centre
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible
  • This exhibition is not suitable for children under 6 years old
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When
  • This exhibition runs daily between April and September
  • It is open between 12.00pm and 6.00pm
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Provider
Irish Potato Famine Exhibition
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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