Education for all Ages

    Experience Glasnevin offers engaging educational experiences that are tailored to the age and interests of all learners. Explore over 200 years of Irish history, told through the stories of people buried within the cemetery.

    School tours and workshops link closely with Primary and Post-Primary curricula, designed to enthral and engage students of all ages, and we offer a range of effective learning materials for use both before and after your visit. We also offer tailored tours and workshops for Third-Level students, language students and Lifelong learners.

    Explore online

    Glasnevin Learning Portal - Coming Soon

    This online platform allows schools to remotely access many learning opportunities that are contained within Glasnevin cemetery. Explore the interactive timeline and map to discover the origins of the cemetery. Learn about people in the past and discuss how individual lives were affected by historical events which are studied in class. Connect your locality to national and international events. A range of tailored learning activities and resources will aid students’ discovery of the past.

    The new portal promises to be a valuable resource for primary and secondary students, teachers and parents. If you want to be notified when it is released or for more education news and events, join our mailing list.

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    At Home & Classroom Resources

    Discover a range of activity packs and classroom resources to download and print, for primary and secondary students.

    Explore our Burial Records & Archive

    The extraordinary collection of the burial records of almost 1.5 million people have been carefully preserved, digitised and transcribed. 

    Online Exhibitions

    The Great Flu pandemic and the Great War are among the events explored in online versions of our onsite exhibitions.

    School tours, workshops & events

    Primary School Tours

    Imagine and explore Irish history over the last two centuries and discover more about people, events, and developments.

    Secondary School Tours

    Discover and learn with engaging guided tours and workshops delivered by expert guides.

    Third Level & Language Students

    Discover Irish history and its links to wider European history in guided tours designed for third-level learners and language students.

    Adult & Lifelong Learning

    Discover more at Experience Glasnevin through our range of lectures, seminars, exhibitions and specialist tours.

    Get in Touch

    Our Education team are happy to answer any questions about our online and onsite resources and activities.

    Education and Learning

    T: 353 (0)1 882 6570


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