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Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin


Discover the lives of the Vikings and meet them face to face. Experience Medieval Dublin and its citizens throughout the ages.

Viking Dublin


Discover a viking warship and their often long challenging voyages. Their weaponry used during war. Learn about Viking myths and experience their fearsome reputation.

Viking museum features



Medieval Dublin


Experience the sight, sounds and smells of Medieval Dublin. Many inhabitants who lived within the city walls were involved in many forms of trades or crafts. The city inhabitants consisted of butchers, fishmongers carpenters and bakers, weavers and shoemakers.

Experience every day live as residences suffer crime and punishment and fatal diseases.
Learn how in 1348 The Bubonic Plague (Black Death) arrived at the gates of the city walls.
Walk the model streets of the museum and experience first-hand Medieval life in Dublin.



Saint Michael's tower


As part of the Dublinia museum experience, take the 96 steps climb to the top of the neighbouring Saint Michael's Tower. Originally part of church of St Michael’s Tower the Archangel. Enjoy spectacular views of modern day Dublin.

View from the tower's West side

View from the tower's South side



History hunters


For those who want to delve deeper into history, discover the National Museum of Ireland's displays of Viking and Medieval artefacts and skeletal remains. View and learn about the personal possessions that once belonged to those who lived in Dublin.




Coffee shop


Enjoy a coffee or a tea and a cake in the stained glassed window 'Civic Room' at Dublinia.

Gift shop


Discover a wide range of gift ideas. Take home with you, your Dublinia Viking and Medieval experience.




Prices and tickets


Adult: €9.50
Student / Senior: €8.50
Child: €6.00
Family: €25.00 (2 Adults & 2 Children).
A discounted combined ticket for Dublinia and Christ Church Cathedral may also be purchased at Dublinia’s welcome desk on arrival.

Dublinia - Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin

Dublinia - Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin

Dublin City during the Medieval era

Dublin City during the Medieval era

A Dublin Viking

A Dublin Viking

National museum of Ireland - Skeletal remains

National museum of Ireland - Skeletal remains

Punishment time at Dublinia

Punishment time at Dublinia

A Dublin Viking

A Dublin Viking

Museum of Medieval artifacts

Museum of Medieval artifacts

The Black Death during Medieval times

The Black Death during Medieval times

6 holiday cottages in the area...


Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

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1 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

Apple Loft Cottage

2 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

Rose Cottage

2 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

Garden Cottage

2 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

Little Orchard Cottage

3 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Holiday rental thatched cottage near Bettystown, County Meath

Thatcher's Rest Cottage

3 bed. holiday rental thatched cottage

Note: This article may contain or reflect personal opinions and cannot be considered contractual.
Full property details and booking terms and conditions are available on the relevant property page(s).
Entry fees, opening hours and other information is correct as of publishing, September 2017.


   

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