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Out in the World: Resource Pack

Out in the World: Resource Pack

In conjunction with Out in the World: Ireland’s LGBTQ+ diaspora exhibition, we are delighted to launch the new Out in the World educational resource pack; a lesson plan and teaching resource to guide your classroom activities when teaching about human rights and...
Dublin Docklands Family Trail

Dublin Docklands Family Trail

It’s time to drop anchor and get exploring Dublin’s Docklands with the ‘Explorers Family Trail’! There is so much to see and discover in Dublin’s Docklands, from Ireland’s smallest museum to the magical creatures hidden atop The Custom House. This circular trail can...
EPIC nominated for a Children in Museums Award 2021

EPIC nominated for a Children in Museums Award 2021

We are delighted to be nominated for a Children in Museums Award 2021, by Hands On!, the International association for Children in Museums. Hands On! & EMA were looking for exceptional and excellent children’s & family exhibition programmes! The Award will be...
We are open and you are welcome to visit

We are open and you are welcome to visit

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum has reopened. We are open seven days a week from 10am to 6.45pm, last entry at 5.00pm and we look forward to welcoming our visitors to an inspiring and interesting experience. You can now enjoy discovering the incredible impact and...
Museums and visitor attractions reopening this May

Museums and visitor attractions reopening this May

While the likes of Dublin Zoo, The National Botanic Gardens and Arbour Hill Cemetery are already welcoming visitors, indoor attractions are getting ready to reopen throughout the month of May. Here’s our round-up of what’s opening, when and which venues require a...
Prioritising Your Safety at EPIC

Prioritising Your Safety at EPIC

At EPIC, the well being and safety of our visitors and staff is our priority. In accordance with Irish Government and Health Safety Executive recommendations on COVID-19, including the Fáilte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter, we have implemented the following measures.

Virtual Tours available from Irish museums right now

Virtual Tours available from Irish museums right now

Although Irish museums have closed their doors once again, this is a great time to discover what they have to offer online. Collections from the likes of IMMA and The Hugh Lane can be browsed on their websites. While Marsh’s Library and the Library of Trinity...
EPIC Museum appoints a new DFAT Historian-in-Residence

EPIC Museum appoints a new DFAT Historian-in-Residence

We are delighted to announce Dr Maurice J. Casey as our new Historian-in-Residence. In his new role, which is funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Casey will carry out pioneering research in the field of migration and diaspora studies.

Play the Poetry Jukebox at home

Play the Poetry Jukebox at home

Poetry Jukebox are #ChangingTheMessage! Just as with the Jukebox, you can press a button and hear a poem from the Laureate na nÓg ‘We Are The Poets’ anthology of young Irish voices.

Top 10 History Books for Kids

Top 10 History Books for Kids

At EPIC, we celebrate history that’s truly inspiring. Bring these stories to life in the comfort of your own home with our top 10 book recommendations and activities for budding historians.

The Irish Rovers visit EPIC

The Irish Rovers visit EPIC

EPIC was proud to welcome and congratulate The Irish Rovers for the recent release of their best selling album “The Unicorn, the Continuing Story”, a re-record for the 50th anniversary of the Unicorn Album, first released in 1968.