Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin, Dublin

3.8
#12 of 366 in Museums in Ireland
Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin features three themed areas, with costumed actors recreating a bygone era of explorers and knights and encouraging the visitors to join in the role-play. This living history museum, located within one of the city's two major medieval cathedrals, narrates Dublin's history through reconstructions of Viking and medieval buildings and street scenes. You can learn about life onboard a Viking ship, take part in a medieval fair, and discover how historians and scientists work together to uncover the city's archeological secrets. End your visit by climbing the museum's medieval tower, which offers a bird's-eye view the surrounding area. Check online for tickets combining museum admission with a tour of the cathedral's medieval crypt. Put Dublinia: Experience Viking and Medieval Dublin into our Dublin travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This museum is very well done. The exhibits tell the story of the Viking invasion and Medieval Age in Dublin in an interesting and enjoyable way. The museum is heavy on the visual with a lot of intera...  more »
  • Would Definetly recommend Free access with our Dublin passes In the centre of Dublin Next to the trinity church which is also gorgeous The staff are dressed up in medieval wear and very knowledgeable....  more »
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