Imaginosity, Dublin Children's Museum is a child-centred creative, educational & interactive space for children under 9-years of age and their families. It is a space for adults and children to engage in creative play. Our exhibits are educationally designed to inspire life-long learning through play, igniting imaginations on the journey from curiosity to discovery. Explore our website and find out more...
IMAGINOSITY ADVISES THAT YOU ALWAYS BOOK AHEAD BEFORE VISITING - 01-2176130
Booking Update - We are fully booked at 11.30am on Friday 31st October, we still have availability at 9.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm.
IMPORTANT NOTICES FOR HALLOWEEN MID-TERM BREAK (October 25th to November 2nd) Our on-line booking system is currently out of order. Please book over the phone on (01) 2176130. If the phone lines are busy, leave and message and we WILL call you back. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.
Please note that we cannot hold your time slot for longer than 15 minutes after the session begins. If you are delayed please call us on 01-2176130 and let us know that you are running late, otherwise your space will be given to the next person waiting in line. We are always extremely busy over the mid-term and spaces are like gold-dust!
IMAGINOSITY'S FESTIVAL OF STORIES 2014 - Halloween Mid Term Break
Festival Programme announced!
It's time for our annual celebration of children's literature, stories and reading! Now in its 4th year, the Festival takes place from October 25th to November 2nd. Imaginosity will host an exciting, educational and interactive programme of activities and events which celebrate reading, encourage imagination and a love of books and bring families together to read together and enjoy the experience.
The Festival will include workshops with children's authors and illustrators, drama performances from Banyan Theatre Company of the wonderful 'Goldilocks' story, puppet storytime, set design workshops, Dora the Explorer interactive Spanish Storytime, appearances from Walker Books' Maisy Mouse and our Celebrity Story-Corner (back by popular demand!) and much much more! You can check out our programme of events and activities here. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL AS IT IS MID-TERM BREAK! By phone on (01) 2176130.
Wobblers and Toddlers Mornings continue throughout October! Join us for pre-school activities and fun with teddy bear's picnics, art activities, sensory play and lots of fun for your little ones. Booking advised. All activities are free with general admission. Suitable for children aged 12 - 36 months.
**HALLOWEEN MIDTERM CAMP**: October 27th to 31st: Suitable for 4-7 year olds, our Hocus Pocus Halloween Camp is full to the brim with fun, interactive and creative Halloween activities, games and most importantly MAGIC! Weekly (€100) and Daily Rates (€25) apply. Spaces limited so early booking essential. Call (01) 2176130 for more information or to make a booking.
*BUGGY POLICY: Please note that buggies must be left in our reception area and can not be brought upstairs onto the museum floor, due to Fire, Health and Safety regulations. We do allow carry cots onto the museum floor however. Baby Carriers are also available in reception on request.
*Imaginosity's Roof Garden closed for the winter: Our Roof Garden is now closed until Spring 2015. Our friend Eco Badger has headed off to warmer climes to avoid the colder, wet months here and have a long, relaxing, well-deserved break!
*KELLOGGS PROMOTION: Imaginosity is taking part in the current Kelloggs Cereal Box Promotion(Adults Go Free) where one adult goes free with a paying child ticket (child 3+, not applicable to baby or toddler tickets). It is the responsibility of the customer to check all Terms & Conditions on the Kelloggs website in relation to this promotion. You MUST call in advance to book your visit. There will be no further reductions allowed on entries with Kelloggs vouchers. The Kelloggs Vouchers are not applicable during school holidays - Saturday 25th to Sunday 2nd November
*We're a Registered Charity!*
Imaginosity, Dublin Children's Museum is a Registered Charity (CHY16999) and a not-for-profit organisation. That is why our door admissions are so important to us! We are continually grateful for your custom & support.
Our Opening Hours
We always advise booking in advance. By telephone 01-2176130. Our Opening Hours are:
- Monday: 1.30pm - 5.30pm
- Tuesday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
- Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
- All seasonal, school & bank holidays: Mondays 9:30am - 5:30pm (times may be subject to change)
With Family Membership to Imaginosity, Dublin Children's Museum your family can enjoy Imaginosity's interactive exhibits, workshops and activities, as often as you like, in one year, for one price with Family Membership.
Benefits of Family Membership
- Unlimited admission to Imaginosity for 12 months
- 10% discount in the Imaginosity Gift Shop
- 10% discount on birthday parties hosted at Imaginosity
- 10% discount on all seasonal camps (Summer, Easter etc)at Imaginosity
- Regular email updates of monthly workshop timetable
- Advance notice of any forthcoming events to facilitate priority booking
- 6 Month family Memberships now available!
What's coming up @ Imaginosity
Imaginosity runs a full calendar of workshops throughout the year, which incorporate art, drama, music, science, engineering, craft and dance. You can browse all these workshops online. Please click here to go to our interactive calendar.
Workshops for this week can be seen below:
Booking & Visitor Information
Booking is always essential to guarantee entry and avoid disappointment - (01) 217 6130 / 33.
All Imaginosity workshops operate on a first-come; first-served basis and, unless otherwise stated, are free with admission to the museum. Check with reception on your arrival for details.
Imaginosity operates a 'timed-ticketing' system during busy periods such as seasonal and school holidays, bank holidays, and Fridays. During these times you will be guaranteed a minimum of a 2-hour visit. More details