Dracula’s Castle – Halloween at EPIC

28th October & 1st November

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum and the Irish Family History Centre is getting spooky for Halloween!

Visit us on Saturday 28th Oct & Wednesday 1st Nov from 2-4pm for an afternoon of family friendly activities! Design your own scary hanging bat to take home at our arts and crafts station & have your face painted. We’re also giving away prizes for the best costumes, so there’s plenty to keep your little monsters happy!

Did you know?

Did you know that Bram Stoker, who created Dracula, was from Dublin? Or that Edinburgh’s infamous grave-robbers Burke & Hare hailed from Ireland? Discover these ghoulish stories and more as you tour our digital museum to learn about more amazing people and stories you might not have known had a connection to Ireland!


Tickets include entry to our family workshop and a tour of EPIC. To help you with the mid-term holiday plans we’re admitting one child free with one adult entry to EPIC. Click here to BOOK NOW.

  • Adults: €14 (includes one child place FREE)
  • Additional children: €7 each

Our friends in the Irish Family History Centre are also running their popular GENEius workshop this mid-term. For information and tickets to this event click here to visit their website.

NOTE: All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times, both within the museum and at the activity workshop.