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National Maritime Museum

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National Maritime Museum

Date

12/06/2017

Time

11am

Location

Dun Laoghaire

Cost

Free

Event Description

The Museum is housed in Dún Laoghaire’s 180-yearold 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 Bailey 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.

Must be pre-booked via the Mseum. E: booking@mariner.ie

T: 01 214 3964 T: 01 280 0969

W: mariner.ie

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

Wheelchair accessible

Max Capacity: 30 people

Tel:
T: 01 214 3964 / 01 280 0969

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