See & Do

  • Zoological Museum

Museums & Attractions

Dublin's Zoological Museum offers an interactive experience to visitors, providing the opportunity to hold a narwhal tusk, size up a hippo's skull and peer through the jaws of a great white shark.

Located on the campus of Trinity College Dublin, the Zoological Museum contains a collection of animals from Ireland and abroad, forming a total of approximately 25,000 specimens.

Also featured are the delicate glass artworks of sea creatures crafted by father and son team Leopold and Rudolf Blascka in the 19th century.


Address

Department of Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College

Phone

+353(0)18961366









  • Operating Hours

    1 Jun - 31 Aug

    MON 10:30 - 16:00
    TUES 10:30 - 16:00
    WED 10:30 - 16:00
    THU 10:30 - 16:00
    FRI 10:30 - 16:00
    SAT 10:30 - 16:00
    SUN 10:30 - 16:00
  • Exceptions
    New Years Day closed
    St Patricks Day closed
    Good Friday closed
    Easter Monday closed
    May Day closed
    June Holiday 10:30 - 16:00
    August Holiday 10:30 - 16:00
    October Holiday closed
    Christmas Day closed
    St Stephens Day closed

(subject to change)