EPIC the Irish emigration museum is located in the CHQ building just a short 5 minute walk across the river from the hotel. It is a state of the art interactive experience and tells the history of the Irish emigration. Over the centuries, some 10 million people have left the island of Ireland. At EPIC you can step through 20 themed galleries to find out why people left, see how they influenced the world they found, and experience the connection between their descendants and Ireland today.
Immerse yourself in the stories of some of the most remarkable tales of sacrifice, endurance, adventure, and discovery the world has ever known. EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum brings these amazing stories to life in a unique and spectacular way.
EPIC is rated 5 stars on TripAdvisor and is among the top 10 museums in Dublin. Guests of all ages enjoy the interactive nature of the museum, with kids particularly enjoying stamping the souvenir passportthat you get upon entry.
EPIC offers a deep dive into Irish history, culture and people and some guests have even claimed that EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum was the best museum that they have ever visited!