EPIC IrelandDublin, Ireland
Sometimes, the thought of visiting yet another dry museum makes us want to pluck at our eyes, but EPIC Ireland makes us pretty excited about learning about the past.
This dramatic new experience showcases the global movement of the Irish people, telling the authentic story of 10 million journeys and the roots of 70 million people. These stories just might link with your friends' pasts, if not your own.
Following a path through 20 high-technology interactive galleries, you'll delve into the journey of a people, told like never before. To get there, head into the beautiful vaults of the iconic CHQ building, situated on Custom House Quay in the centre of Dublin.
It's a great first port of call for visitors to Ireland, and will colour your understanding of the entire country. Who would have thought history could look this cool?
- The Irish Family History Centre has introduced an exciting way for visitors to search for their Irish ancestors, discover their own unique family story and explore Irish heritage
- The great use of technology – there’s really no reason for this type of history to be boring
- If you’re not from the US you might feel it focuses on North America a little too much
EPIC Ireland is located right in the heart of Dublin. Situated in the bustling Custom House Quarter, it is a short walk from O’Connell Street or Trinity College.
It’s about US$18 to enter.