EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is a state-of-the-art interactive experience located in the beautiful vaults of the 1820 Custom House Quarter building in Dublin’s Docklands. This is the original departure point for so many of Ireland’s emigrants. It will inspire and guide you on a journey to discover the stories of Irish emigration around the world.
Over the centuries, starting around the 6th century AD, some 10 million people have left the island of Ireland. At EPIC Irish Emigration Museum you’ll step through 20 themed galleries to find out just why people left. Then, learn how they influenced the world they found and experience the connection between their descendants and Ireland today.
You can immerse yourself in some of the most remarkable tales of sacrifice, endurance, adventure, and discovery the world has ever known. EPIC Irish Emigration Museum brings these amazing stories to life in a unique and spectacular way that’s fun for the whole family!
Did you know? Around 70 million people around the world today of Irish descent continue to celebrate Irish culture and tradition, and connect with Ireland!
Bringing Our History to Life for the Next Generation
EPIC Irish Emigration Museum offers families with younger children and school groups of all ages a chance to connect with the powerful, colorful, and fascinating history of our small island.
Visit the website for details. Find ticket prices for family groups, as well as primary and secondary school groups. The museum offers terrific educational materials for teachers and parents alike. Just ask our helpful staff how we can enhance your visit with us to share the story of Irish Emigration. The kids will enjoy learning about this important part of our cultural heritage. So what are you waiting for?! Plan your next visit to EPIC today – contact us through the links below!
What they are saying about us on Trip Advisor…
- “This is an amazing place for students”
- “The museum is entertaining, well researched, educational and well worth visiting!”
Address: The CHQ Building, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1
Phone: 01 906 0861
Email addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours of Operation:
Open from 10am with last entry at 5pm, Monday – Sunday
- Wheel chair accessible
- Free WIFI
- Public Restrooms