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Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin

St. Michael's Hill | Christ Church, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 679 4611
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Dublinia is one of Dublin’s top visitor attractions with three exciting exhibitions all located at the historic crossroads of Dublin. There are three exciting exhibitions; Viking Dublin and Medieval Dublin recreate the city through life size reconstructions, including a Viking house and a medieval fair while Death and Disease are also investigated. Finally unearth the city’s past at the new interactive History Hunters exhibition, visit an excavation site, and see medieval bugs under the microscope in the Lab. See Dublin from a new perspective and come away knowing more about its citizens throughout the ages!
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“great for kids” (68 reviews)
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St. Michael's Hill | Christ Church, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This Dublin attraction is an absolute must as a Tourist attraction . I give it a Thumbs Up . Yes it's worth a visit . I love History. You will definitely need a Camera . The cost is very reasonable . I walked through this...More

Thank Seamus M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stumbled upon this museum just walking around Dublin and it was such a surprisingly delight! Some of the interactive elements are a little kitchy and aimed towards kids, but it was definitely informative.

Thank WandererSH40
Reviewed 6 days ago

While I did enjoy the historical portion of the tour involving the excavation of what is now the civic center, I felt the intended audience was more for school age children.

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have wanted to tour Dublinia for a few years and now I know what I have missed. A great depiction of early Dublin and how the city developed. Highly recommended.

Thank spmonty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best museum I have been. It was very interesting with many thinks to see, read and try. It was very fun and interesting museo which targets in every senses. This museum is perfect for anyone who is interested of vikings and medieval...More

Thank Womantraveller91
Mary-ThereseB, Manager at Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for your great review and delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Dublinia Kind Regards Mary-Therese Byrne

Reviewed 1 week ago

While this offers a great overview of Viking history in Dublin, it wasn't really worth the trip for us. It's aimed more at kids, which is great, but my Viking and Celtic history loving husband left quite disappointed.

Thank kimberlytierney
Mary-ThereseB, Manager at Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We like to think we are aimed at all ages and display our exhibitions in a fun, educational and interactive way, perhaps this is why you feel it was aimed at children. Many thanks for your review, we appreciate all feedback. Kind Regards Mary-Therese Byrne

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like history (like me) then you should visit this museum. It's located at the heart of the city, hence very easy to visit. Maybe a bit pricey but I think it is worth it. You get a very detailed history of the city...More

Thank yiabi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this museum shortly before closing time, so didn't spend a lot of time on any one exhibit. There is a lot to see here, with three floors of exhibits. Very interesting information on Vikings, Medieval times and beyond. Some of the exhibits were...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who knew the vikings played such a huge role in the history of Dublin? Allow 90 minutes for this attraction - they keep it interesting for kids as well so truly an attraction that the whole family will enjoy. At the end, if you have...More

Thank Cloud_Matt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ticket is too expensive. The museum is children oriented and old. I kinda regret buying the ticket, was boring. The staff is super nice by the way.More

Thank Daenerys_IT
Mary-ThereseB, Manager at Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

This is very surprising. Our most expensive price is €9.50 for an Adult ticket, which gives entrance into 4 exhibitions. This is one of the most cost effective visits in the whole of Dublin and we score 100% value for money in recent research that...More

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LibertysTears
1 March 2017|
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Response from berty-c | Reviewed this property |
there's more in York, we was there in October 2016 but due to floods a lot of it was closed. once it al re-opens it'd be a better choice than the Dublin one.
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MichelleMoore84
21 January 2017|
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Response from gailr97 | Reviewed this property |
We only spent about an hour. - rather last century, I thought. You can get a double ticket that gets you into the adjacent church. I would recommend the new exhibition at the Post Office although it makes one embarrassed to... More
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