The Ark is a gorgeous, purpose-built arts venue in the heart of Dublin’s Temple Bar, where children aged 2 -12 can explore theatre, music, literature, art, film, dance and more. Its programme of world class performances, exhibitions and creative workshops changes every few weeks, so expect a different experience every visit!
Listed by Time Magazine as one of the top 10 things to do in Dublin, The Ark is open to families at weekends and during school holidays, and to school groups on weekdays. See ark.ie for current programme.
Getting to The Ark
The Ark is located in the heart of Temple Bar, on Eustace Street, which links Dame Street, at the South Great George’s Street junction, and the Quays, at the Millennium Bridge. It is easy to get to by public transport and there are many family-friendly restaurants and cafes close by.
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