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Group Visits

Since Imaginosity opened its doors 7 years ago, we have been known for being a memorable, exciting place for group visits with lots of opportunities for outside the classroom learning. Imaginosity welcomes groups visiting from schools, community groups, childcare centres, creches and pre-schools.  Imaginosity provides real, meaningful experiences for children to learn through play in an environment that they would most likely not have in school or in their day-to-day lives.

If your group would be interested in visiting Imaginosity or if you would simply like to find out more information, you can contact our Group Bookings Co-Ordinator at Rebecca@imaginosity.ie .

CURRENT GROUP PROGRAMMES

As part of our commitment to primary school S.T.E.A.M education, Imaginosity is proud to be part of the annual national celebrations of Science, Maths and Engineering through Science Week, Maths Week and Engineers Week. As part of these celebrations the museum hosts a diverse and interesting programme of daily events throughout these weeks where school groups can explore, discover and experiment in a way that they would be unable to do in school. 

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How long does a visit last for?

Each visit lasts for 2 hours.

 

How early should we arrive?

You should arrive 5 minutes before your visit begins in order to receive a brief orientation and receive name badges for the children (If children are not in uniform).

 

What is the adult to child ratio?

For children over 3 the adult to child ration is 1:5. For children under three the adult to child ratio is 1:3. These ratios need to be strictly adhered to and groups without the necessary adult to child ration will not be allowed entry.

 

What is the role of the group leaders?

Teachers and adult helpers remain responsible for the behaviour and safety of the children in their care throughout the visit. We ask that the adult to child ration is maintained at all times on the floor.

 

What is the maximum size of group booking?

The largest group we are able to accommodate is 80 children.

 

What is the role of the Imaginosity staff?

The Imaginosity staff are on hand to help throughout your visit and are called Facilitators. On arrival a facilitator will meet and orientate your group with the museum. There are also other facilitators available on each floor to assist in each exhibition area.

 

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What are the lunch options:

A school lunch menu is available from the coffee shop. This includes sandwich, cookie and a drink. To organise this you can contact Carmen from the coffee shop directly at 087 2705999.

A lunch room is available to hire for €0.50 extra per child in which you can eat your own food. The lunchroom must be used during your 2 hour visit and must be organised with Imaginosity in advance of your visit.

There are benches available outside the building to use as a picnic area before or after your visit.

Opening Hours

Monday: 1.30-5.30pm

Tues - Fri: 9.30-5.30pm

Sat & Sun: 10.00-6.00pm

Bank Holidays: 9.30-5.30pm

Admission Prices

Adults
Children (3yrs+)
Concession
Toddlers(1-2 yrs)
Babies(6-12mths)
8€
8€
7€
6€
2€

Location

The Plaza,
Beacon South Quarter,
Sandyford,
Dublin 18
Tel: + 353 (1) 2176130
Fax:+ 353 (1) 2176136

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