National Maritime Museum

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National Maritime Museum


01 214 3964 / 01 280 0969


24 April - 14 June




Maritime Museum



Event Description

Guided Tours Monday and Wednesday 11am

The Museum is housed in Dún Laoghaire’s 180-year-old Mariners Church, opposite the dlr Lexicon. Experienced guides will bring you on a voyage of discovery enthralling you with stories of discovery, heroism, war and disasters at sea.

You will learn about maritime history, exploration, navigation, radio, deep-sea cable technology, nature and art inspired by the sea and relevant to the school syllabus.

See the revolving Baily Optic, try the electrified steam engine and pause to reflect at the Titanic exhibit, the Royal Navy prisoner's docks and the war memorial.

Try sailor’s knots, learn how they lift heavy weights, be photographed with the pirate and much more.

11am 1 tour per day 2 tours per week Tour duration: 60 minutes

T: 01 214 3964 /01 280 0969

School / Group Booking

E: W: Max capacity: 30 people

01 214 3964 / 01 280 0969

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