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The Little Museum of Dublin

15 St Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland
| +353 1 661 1000
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The Little Museum of Dublin Dublin  Ireland
"Dublin's best museum experience." Dublin  Ireland
The Little Museum of Dublin Dublin  Ireland
The Little Museum of Dublin Dublin  Ireland
"Dublin's best museum experience." Dublin  Ireland
The Little Museum of Dublin Dublin  Ireland

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Fri - Wed 9:30am - 5pm
Thur 9:30am - 7pm

The Little Museum of Dublin

If big museums aren’t your thing, but you’d like to get a flavor of the story of Dublin, drop into the Little Museum on St. Stephen’s Green, which is full of quirky memorabilia from times past in the city, all donated by the public. There are guided tours on the hour, and each tour reveals some of the city’s secrets, with letters from famous literary characters like James Joyce and Samuel Beckett, signed U2 albums, and all sorts of things on display—from badges and newspapers to old signs and even bullets—all of which have a story to tell. Set in a Georgian townhouse, with views out over the green and the excellent Hatch & Sons Irish Kitchen in the basement for post-tour grub, this little space offers a lot to love.

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over 3 years ago

"Dublin's best museum experience."

The Irish Times called it, “Dublin’s best museum experience.” With three floors of exhibition space and over 5,000 artifacts donated by the public, the Little Museum shows visitors the history of Dublin in the 20th Century. A first edition of James Joyce’s Ulysses and photographs on tenement life are among the “eclectic range of objects” here. Guided tours are available and tickets can be purchased in advance online.
almost 3 years ago

The Little Museum of Dublin

Learn the story of the city through items donated by local residents, such as photographs and family heirlooms. The museum also hosts temporary exhibits on popular culture and runs an ongoing series of absorbing lectures on culture, politics and art. With this imposing townhouse as your starting point, stroll through some of Dublin's impressive Georgian streetscapes by way of St. Stephen's Green, Fitzwilliam and Merrion Squares.