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FAMILY FUN

​Easter at EPIC

​Follow in the footsteps of Irish emigrants and travel the world with EPIC this Easter!

EPIC is the perfect place for schools and families looking to escape their indoor confines, without actually stepping outside. Our entertaining, educational events offer everyone the opportunity to celebrate Easter from the safety of their home or classroom, while also travelling with those who left Ireland and made their mark on the world!

Virtual events

Easter

EPIC Explorers: Easter Around the World

10.30am – 11.30am
26 March
€25 per booking/class

The Púca – Ireland’s mystical fairy shapeshifter – is back at EPIC this Easter and he’s ready to hop, skip and jump around the world in this interactive workshop suitable for Primary School students. From water fights in Poland to the Easter Bilby in Australia, explore how the Irish celebrate Easter all around the world through a fun mixture of history, imagination, and arts and sensory tasks.

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Easter

EPIC Explorers: Easter Imagination Camp

10.30am – 11.30am
30 March – 1 April and 6 April – 8 April
€9 for 1 Day Pass, €20 for 3 Day Pass

Travel around the world with our Imagination Camp this Easter! Suitable for children aged 6-12 years, our 3 day camp has sessions dedicated to Female, Space and Antarctic explorers. Join Nellie Bly as she travels the world in 72 days; follow Ernest Shackleton to the South Pole and train alongside Neil Armstrong to see have you got what it takes to explore space.

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Virtual school tour

EPIC Educators

10.30am – 11.30am
30 March
Free

Planning a virtual school tour this year? Join us for this free EPIC Educators session to get all the information you need to create an amazing virtual school tour experience. School tours are an important part of the academic year, offering students the opportunity to leave the classroom, create memories and engage with history. While this year things will be a little different, here at EPIC we want to help make the experience as memorable as possible.

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Easter

Tiny Tots

10.30am – 11.30am
3 April
€5

You may have heard of the Easter Bunny, but have you heard of the Easter Púca? Ireland’s most mischievous fairy trickster is back for more hopping fun at EPIC! Join the Púca as he explores Easter traditions around the world in this interactive storytelling workshop suitable for families with children aged 6 and under.

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Easter Around the World History-at-Home Pack

When you think of Easter in Ireland, what comes to mind? Discover the origins of our most popular traditions, and learn about some of our long-forgotten ones with our latest History-at-Home pack!

What’s inside?

  • Discover the history of Easter in Ireland, from the time of the Celtic pagans through to today’s Christian celebrations
  • Learn about the different practices and traditions many people take part in, both in Ireland and around the world from Bermuda to Australia
  • How to make your own Bilby Easter Egg Hunt, inspired by the adorable Australian marsupial
  • Hop to it and whisk up some fun with the Easter ‘Rising’ Cake Dance Challenge
  • Enjoy word search puzzles and trivia quizzes to play with all the family

To get your free pack with 10 pages of engaging activities and games for children aged 8+. Simply complete the form, and we’ll email straight to your inbox.

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Easter Pack