21st century technology meets 15th century living history! The best of both worlds!
Have fun and learn more on the four interactive timeline screens. All historical information and graphic illustrations can be accessed along the easy to use interactive timeline (available in 12 languages).
Begin in the 700s and trawl through Viking, Norman Medieval and Victorian times. Amid all the facts, have a giggle at items such as the six-legged cow that had to be milked three times a day! The information is visual, so there is no sound interference from neighbouring users. Text is available in English, Irish, French Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, Danish Polish, Russian, Mandarin and Japanese.
The Writers’ Gallery has 2 interactive screens among the portraits.
There is an enlightening wall-mounted Writers’ Trail Map with site specific quotes from Samuel Beckett on Dún Laoghaire Pier; James Joyce on Clifton School, Dalkey Avenue; George Bernard Shaw on Torca Cottage; Hugh Leonard on the Bandstand in Sorrento Park and Flann O’Brien on the Vico Road.
Writers include: Samuel Beckett, Maeve Binchy, Bono, James Joyce & Hugh Leonard. for a full list see Writers’ Gallery.