Natural History Museum, Dublin

About Natural History Museum, Dublin

Natural History Museum, Dublin - Address, Phone Number

Address: Merrion St Upper, Dublin 2, Ireland

Phone: +353-16777444

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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The National Museum of Ireland - Natural History is an impressive museum with exceptionally interesting exhibits. The museum has a couple of floors with the upper ones displaying a scientific arrangement showing animals by taxonomic group. The lower floor houses giant deer skeletons and a variety of mammals, birds and fish. The entire floor is dedicated to Irish animals and you can learn a lot about them at the museum. If animals interest you, this is somewhere you must visit when in the city of Dublin.

Natural History Museum Information

  • Cloak is not available. Hence, avoid bringing large backpacks or suitcase in the museum.
  • Dublin’s weather is unpredictable. Hence, bring raincoat for a safety.
  • Hand held cameras are allowed in the museum. However, use of flash, video, tripods and other professional equipments are not permitted.

Natural History Museum Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Natural History Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Closed on Good Friday.

How To reach Natural History Museum by Public Transport

  • Nearby bus stop: Dublin City South, Kildare Street( by bus no. – 700, 722, 904, 15N, 46N)

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  • Really interesting. Hard to believe the amount of species just in Ireland. Good to spend an hour or two going around. Definitely recommend.

  • It is a really really good museum with loads of animals from Ireland as well as worldwide. It's especially good for family Sundays. Kids would love this wonderful place. The design is nice as well, which looks like a laboratory in a college. You will find that the nature is far more larger that what we think.

  • Great museum with some fantastic displays. Lots of Irish people have never been here which is a shame. I'd recommend you make it your aim to see the Bog Bodies amazing forensics giving an insight into our historical relatives.

  • This is a perfect place to view some history when your just exploring plus it’s free entry.

  • Good to see the stuffed animals, however, kids crawling and running everywhere utterly spoilt the occasion. It was a bit like a children's playground - yuck!

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