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{Ireland} Art(s) Extravaganza in Dublin

May 6, 2016


100 Museums Challenge: Museum No.36, 37 & 38 After spending a large part of Day 3 in Dublin visiting the Guinness Storehouse, we took a detour back to our apartment via a couple of art(s) museums. I added another art museum to my list the next day, before heading home. No.36 – Irish Museum of Modern Art The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) is housed in the Royal Hospital Kilmainham, the finest 17th century building in Ireland. After restoration in the 1980s by the […]

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{Ireland} Dublin Mini Museum Marathon

May 3, 2016

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100 Museums Challenge: Museum No.29, 30, 31, 32 & 33 On my second day in Dublin, I went on a little mini museum marathon. I’d only planned in three museums (yes, *only*, that’s not really that many for me), but picked up another little couple of exhibitions on the way. Walking past a sign saying “free exhibition” to me is like walking past a sign saying “free beer” or “free candy”, lol. Anyway… No.29 – The Book of Kells I’d pre-booked my ticket for the […]

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