School Tour Packages
EPIC & GENEious Workshop at IFHC
As a part of EPIC’s visitor experience, the Irish Family History Centre offer a Children’s, Youth and Community Programme – ‘The GENEius Project’. This project focuses on helping youths of all ages to take the first step into their own family story through fun workshops, historical detective work, and the creative arts. It explores the many themes of family history, such as cultural tradition, identity, local heritage, genetics/science and social history.
Distance from EPIC: Same location
Combo Package: €10 per primary student, €12 per secondary student. Teachers go free.
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EPIC & Croke Park GAA Museum
Croke Park, the home of Gaelic games, is the ultimate school tour destination bringing together our national sport, heritage and culture in one inspiring location. A visit to Croke Park offers primary school pupils a unique opportunity to learn more about the GAA through guided tours and interactive exhibitions. Our expert and experienced guides bring the stadium, its stories and the surrounding cityscape to life, offering unique insights on Irish history, culture and sport. Please note: exclusive offer for Primary School Students. Free on-site coach parking is available for groups visiting the GAA museum.
Distance from EPIC: 25 min walk
Combo Package: Starting from €13 for primary school student
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EPIC & Viking Splash Tours
Viking Splash School Tours is a great way to see the sights of Dublin – both on land and water! Travelling on board our Amphibious World War II vehicles (DUKWs) you are taken on a spellbinding tour of Dublin. Our costumed Viking Tour Guides ensure you not only hear the history of Viking Dublin, but also pass by sights such as St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Christchurch, Trinity College, Government Buildings and Georgian Dublin. Please note School Tour Times: 10am, 11.30 am , 2pm and 3.30 pm.
Distance from EPIC: 20 min walk
Combo Package: Primary School Student – €13
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EPIC & Glasnevin Cemetery
Opened in 1832 Glasnevin Cemetery Museum offers exciting and engaging education programmes and activities for students and groups of all ages. Students and teachers can make use of interactive exhibits and interesting learning packs which are sent out prior to their visit. The museum and its educational activities explore the diversity of Irish life since 1800 through the stories of the famous (and not so famous!) people who are buried here. Witness our daily re-enactments of key moments in Ireland’s past, learn about the men and women who shaped a nation and see Ireland’s History Carved in Stone!
All school groups booking with Glasnevin Cemetery Museum are sent learning packs and classroom activities for use in the classroom before or after a visit, and students obtain access to Glasnevin’s unique Genealogy Records. This allows students to work as a historian at home or in the class.
Combo Package: Starting from €11 for primary school students
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