There are plenty of museums, galleries and attractions in Dublin that you can enjoy for free if you learn English in Dublin
. Here are some of the most popular:
National Museum of Ireland
(www.museum.ie) The place to learn about Irish art, culture and natural history. It has three branches in Dublin: Natural History, Archaeology and Decorative Arts & History.
Chester Beatty Library
(www.cbl.ie) Home to the large collection of manuscripts, miniature paintings, prints, drawings, rare books and some decorative arts assembled by mining magnate Sir Alfred Chester Beatty. Includes collections from Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Europe.
Dublin Castle, Dublin 2.
Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)
(www.imma.ie/) Has a permanent collection of over 1,650 pieces and various temporary exhibitions.
Military Road, Dublin 8.
The National Gallery of Ireland
Home to an extensive collection of work by Irish artists, alongside notable works from the Dutch masters and Italian Baroque period.
Merrion Square West, Dublin 2.
National Botanic Gardens
(www.botanicgardens.ie/) 19.5 hectares of gardens just 5 km north west of Dublin city centre, this is home to plants from around the world.
Glasnevin, Dublin 9.