It could be tricky to find attractions to fit the whole family when going on holiday. That is why we have put together a list of the top attractions to do with children and teenagers when visiting Dublin.
Natural History Museum
If you are staying at the Mont Clare Hotel, you are only a short stroll from the Natural History Museum. This museum is a famous attraction in Dublin, called “The dead Zoo”. During your visit, you will discover hundreds of animals displayed in a charming cabinet style. From animals of the past to the mammals of Africa to the tiniest insects, this museum guarantees an exciting time for all curious minds.
National Leprechaun Museum
This is the only attraction dedicated to the word of Irish myth. The National Leprechaun Museum is an interactive experience for adults and children. You will discover the stories and fairytales, giving a deeper sense of Irish cultural identity and imagination. Check out the website for more information.
Travel back in time with Dublinia, stroll into medieval streets and encounter with the Vikings. Dublinia offers insights of Medieval time in Dublin and the arrival of the Vikings with four distinct exhibitions. An excellent way to learn how archaeology works with history and see how past has influenced today. An interesting activity designed for families and history curious. Have a look at the website for more information including the price and opening hours.
Why not discover the traditional Irish sport, hurling at Croke park during your visit? Croke Park stadium is home to the GAA museum, where Ireland’s national games are celebrated. Discover the history of Gaelic games from ancient times to the present day and test your hurling and Gaelic football skills in the popular Interactive Game Zone. See the website for more information and opening hours.
Dublin Zoo is the ultimate family friendly experience in Dublin. Located on the ground of Phoenix Park, the loved zoo allows for an exciting day out. Dublin Zoo is renowned for the quality of its animal’s habitats and its involvement in conservation programs. It is even home to the TV show called “The Zoo”. You can purchase your tickets online and avail of family offers.
We hope we have been helpful and that you will enjoy your family trip to Dublin. Don’t forget to check our family special offer on our website!