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Primary Schools

Take your class on a journey of discovery

Imagine – a museum with no artefacts! EPIC is truly a museum for the digital age, and with more steps being taken towards digital learning, it is the perfect place for your school tour.

The museum has 20 interactive galleries and explores global Irish history and identity from many different angles – whether your students are interested in politics, science, art and design, fashion, engineering or sport. With ties to the primary school curriculum, your students will learn something new, and have loads of fun – all at the same time!

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Learning has never been so much fun

Our state-of-the art museum is 40,000sq ft. and can accommodate all group sizes. We recommend allowing approx 90 minutes for the museum visit. Teachers and pupils will have the choice to explore the museum through various different options:

Audio app/guide: Our new Museum & Audio app is free to download, more info here. Audio guides are also available for €2 per student.

EDUCATION FAQs

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900 YEARS OF HISTORY IN 90 MINUTES

ENGAGING MOTION SENSOR QUIZZES

20 AWE-INSPIRING GALLERIES WITH DIFFERENT THEMES

INTERACTIVE WHISPERING LIBRARY

300 ICONIC IRISH CHARACTERS & STORIES

FREE SOUVENIR PASSPORT FOR EVERY STUDENT

LINKS TO PRIMARY SCHOOL CURRICULUM

GENEALOGY WORKSHOP WITH IFHC ALSO AVAILABLE

New History-at-Home Series

It’s time to get creative within our series of ‘History-at-home’ packs! With 12 pages of engaging puzzles, quizzes & games for children 8+. These engaging home education packs help children learn all about Irish culture, test their literacy skills and use their imagination, to solve fun puzzles and quizzes. They’re suitable for children 8+. Stay tuned for future packs to go on adventures through time and space, computer programming and exploring the history of Irish women!

 

Virtual Tour

We’ve gathered together some of our favourite stories from our exhibition, and included them in a Virtual Reality Tour of our museum. Simply navigate through the museum by clicking at various points around the space and touch/click on the pins to open them and reveal the fascinating story inside. We’ve also created supporting worksheets for students and helpful tips for teachers to make it easy and fun to enjoy.

school packages

School Tour Packages

EPIC has teamed up with some of Dublin’s leading tours & attraction