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Press contact

If you are a member of the media and would like to visit the museum, receive more information/images or arrange an interview, please contact Darragh Doyle by emailing story@epicchq.com or call +353 (0)85 727 7757.


Media coverage

RTE, 2nd November 2020
World Travel Awards name EPIC Museum Europe’s top tourist spot

Dublin Live, 14th October 2020
Halloween in Dublin 2020: EPIC Museum announces some fangtastic events for kids

Open House Dublin, 9th October 2020
Architectural highlights of EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

The Irish Post, 24th September 2020
Irish museum nominated as best tourist attraction in Europe

Dublin.ie, 17th September 2020
Make a Day of It

Her Family, 7th August 2020
Kids go free to EPIC Museum and The Jeanie Johnston all of August

All Events, 13th July 2020
EPIC Explorers: ‘Imagination Camp’ for Kids

The Irish Times, 22nd June 2020
The Irishman who was one of Britain’s most prominent spies

Culture Trip, 18th June 2020
20 Must-Visit Attractions in Dublin, Ireland

RTE, 8th May 2020
The EPIC Irish Emigration Museum’s best history books for children

The Irish Times, 27th April 2020
The Greystones woman who climbed the Alps in long skirts to avoid scandal

Irish Examiner, 24th April 2020
Emigration museum opens ‘stay-at-home library’ for elderly Irish diaspora

Irish Tech News, 15th April 2020
The EPIC Museum has launced a new virtual tour for the Covid-19 generation

RTE Today show, 21st February 2020
Today with Maura and Daihti

The Irish Times, 18th February 2020
The forgotten Irishwoman who once ruled the New York fashion industry

Irish Central, 4th February 2020
HERSTORY: New series tells the stories Ireland’s epic women

The Journal, 3rd February 2020
Why haven’t I known about her up to now?’: RTÉ broadcasts landmark series celebrating women in Irish history

Irish Central, 10th January 2020
Connecting global Irish culture is a 21st-century priority

The Irish Times, 5th January 2020
Nollaig na mBan events to take place across the country

Europeana Pro, 20th December 2019
Connecting Collection Days at EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin

The Irish Times, 5th November 2019
Irish workers abroad shaped the pathways later emigrants followed

RTE, 14th October 2019
Dublin’s EPIC Museum nominated in World Travel Awards 2019

Irish Central, 3rd September 2019
Dublin’s award-winning EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum an Irish national treasure you must visit

Hot Press, 5th July 2019
EPIC: How the Docklands destination became Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction

Hospitality Ireland, 3rd July 2019
EPIC Emigration Museum Receives Fáilte Ireland Service Excellence Award

The Irish Central, 10th June 2019
Irish museum voted Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction for 2019

The Irish Times, 9th June 2019
Irish emigration museum named leading tourist attraction in Europe

The Irish Times, 12th March 2019
St Patrick’s Day paraphernalia amnesty an Epic move

The Irish Times, 11 December 2018
How treasured objects help us create a home away from home

Forbes, 9 December 2018
Why Visit Dublin? Here Are 7 Cool Reasons To Go In 2019

The Irish Times, 1 December 2018
In Conversation: Historian Angela Byrne and Herstory founder Melanie Lynch

The Irish Times, 1 December 2018
Historian Diarmaid Ferriter on the multilayered genius of Martyn Turner

The Irish Times, 28 November 2018
Exhibition of satirical cartoonist Martyn Turner’s work launched in Dublin

‘Arena’ on RTÉ Radio 1, 19 November 2018
Dr Angela Byrne interviewed about ‘Blazing a Trail’ exhibition at EPIC

The Times Ireland edition, 17 November 2018
Women of the diaspora who blazed a trail across world

Visit Dublin, 14 November 2018
Things to Do in Dublin

IrishCentral.com, 9 November 2018
21 pioneering Irish Diaspora women celebrated at Ireland’s embassies around the world

The Irish Echo, 1 November 2018
Discovering Your Irish Family History

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Global Irish, 30 October 2018
Dr Angela Byrne – Blazing a Trail Exhibition

Meath Chronicle, 25 October 2018
Irish women who blazed a trail worldwide

The Irish Times, 16 October 2018
The Irish-American who invented the modern tattoo machine

Irish Independent, 15 October 2018
Meet the woman who gave Harry and Meghan a tour in Ireland

Hospitality Ireland, 9 October 2018
EPIC Emigration Museum Welcomes 250,000th Visitor

The Irish Times, 8 October 2018
The pioneering Irishwomen who made exciting Space discoveries

RTÉ 2FM, 8 September 2018
EPIC Deputy Museum Director Jessica Traynor speaks with Dave Fanning about extraordinary Irish emigrants

The Irish Times, 5 September 2018
Lady Edith Blake, Irish polyglot, botanical artist and travel writer

Time Out, 4 September 2018
The 10 best museums in Dublin

Irish Independent, 3 September 2018
Irish design royalty: How Irish designers are owning the fashion world

The Irish Times, 15 August 2018
The stories behind the objects migrants take with them

Evoke.ie, 19 July 2018
Want a sneak peek at the EPIC museum Meghan and Harry visited in Dublin?

Irish Mirror, 12 July 2018
Recap as Meghan Markle and Prince Harry visit Ireland

Irish Independent, 12 July 2018
What is EPIC? The intriguing Irish tourism hotspot where Harry and Meghan paid a visit yesterday

Herald Sun Australia, 12 July 2018
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle play with young fans on second day of Ireland tour

Vanity Fair, 11 July 2018
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry on Day 2 of Their Ireland Visit

The Irish Post, 11 July 2018
10 famous Irish people you’ve never heard of

RTÉ.ie, 10 July 2018
Royals visit Dublin on first official trip as newlyweds

Hello! Magazine, 10 July 2018
See where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are visiting on their trip to Dublin

Belfast Telegraph, 10 July 2018
Prince Harry and Meghan’s visit to Dublin: 10 things you need to know

The Telegraph, 7 July 2018
Duchess of Sussex’s visit to Dublin will be world away from last trip to the city

The Irish Times, 7 July 2018
Dublin emigration museum on road to profit as royals call

The Irish Sun, 26 June 2018
Meghan Markle to learn about Ireland’s history as details of first international trip with Prince Harry emerge

Lonely Planet, 20 June 2018
The top 5 things Harry and Meghan should do on their trip to Dublin

USA Today, 2 June 2018
‘Ellis Island in reverse’: Europe’s emigration museums

RTÉ Radio 1, 15 May 2018
Ryan Tubridy speaks with Jessica Traynor about EPIC

The Irish Echo, 10 May 2018
EPIC launches campaign to collect emigrant stories

The Irish Times, 28 April 2018
If they can trace Tom Cruise’s Irishness, they can trace yours

RTÉ Radio 1, 1 April 2018
The History Show visits EPIC

Hospitality Ireland, 22 March 2018
President Higgins Visits EPIC Emigration Museum

TripAdvisor, 15 March 2018
How to Spend a Perfect Day in Dublin

IrishCentral.com, 10 March 2018
Is St Patrick’s Day still a positive or negative celebration in the US?

The Daily Mail, 7 March 2018
Past masters and much more: Our guide to Dublin’s best museums

The Irish Times, 5 March 2018
Why were 16 Irish men hanged in Mexico in 1847?

Newstalk, 10 February 2018
Bobby Kerr of Down to Business tours EPIC

The Irish Times, 29 January 2018
The emigrant songs sung by the Irish men who built Britain

Rick Steves’ Europe, 25 January 2018
What’s New in Britain and Ireland for 2018

The Irish Post, 10 January 2018
The Cork woman who has a moon crater named after her

The Culture Trip, 5 January 2018
Exploring Dublin’s History Through the City’s Culture

Radio Nova, 27 December 2017
Need An ‘EPIC’ Day Out? Look No Further…

Journal.ie, 25 December 2017
From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary’s Irish links

The Irish Times, 15 December 2017
Two Irish museums shortlisted for prestigious international award

IrishCentral.com, 15 November 2017
The funny thing about being Irish – Ireland’s biggest comedians

IrishCentral.com, 4 November 2017
The Emerald era – the Irish and the American pastime baseball

Rick Steves’ Europe, 6 July 2017
Pondering Emigration in Ireland…and Immigration Back Home

Irish Independent, 15 February 2017
Migrant Memories Schools Competiton

Irish Independent, 30 April 2016
First Look: Inside Dublin’s epic new €15 million tourist attraction

The Irish Times, 29 April 2016
Epic Ireland digital museum to tell story of Irish diaspora