"Natural Museum of Decorative Arts & History" Top 5 Page for this destination National Museum of Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks Tip by IrishFem

This museum is located in a barracks which was erected in 1701. The museum will take you true the economic, social, political and military progress through the ages. The central square is magnificent . Also on display you will find weaponry, furniture, folk life to costumes, silver and glassware. The Museum has just launched "Afterdark", which basically means themed nights where visitors can sip wine and eat canapes to accompany special viewings.

You will also find a cafe, museum gift shop and free car parking.

Opening times:
Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm,Sunday 2pm-5pm,closed Monday.
Admission is free.

Address: Benburb Street, Dublin 7
Directions: Near to Hueston Station,
Buses: 90 Aston Quay, 25,25a,66,67 from Middle Abbey Street.
Dart: Tara Street with connecting bus.

Phone: 353 1 677 7444
Website: http://www.museum.ie

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 19, 2003
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