Visit Tara’s Palace Museum of Childhood in Co Wicklow

Calling all fans of the weird and wonderful! Are you looking for something unique, and most importantly, memorable, to do on your next day off? If so, then make sure to visit the fantastic Tara’s Palace Museum of Childhood on your next day off! This fantastic little museum is home to Ireland’s largest dollhouse, which is the main exhibit and is titled Tara’s Palace.

Where can I find a toy museum in Ireland?

Thanks to Ireland's booming tourism sector, there is a multitude of museums and attractions to see. One of the best examples of a toy museum may be, Tara's Palace Museum of Childhood. This museum is located just outside the town of Enniskerry in Co Wicklow.

Apart from its famous centrepiece, the museum boasts a huge selection of other artefacts and objects of interest. These include the likes of the 17th-century house in a bottle, a 300-year-old doll’s house and the smallest doll in the world. The museum’s story dates back to the early 1900s when craftsmen were commissioned to build a miniature doll’s palace. So, if this sounds like an interesting day out for you and your family, make sure to take a trip down to Enniskerry and visit Tara’s Palace Museum of Childhood!

  • Open Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm.
  • Prices start from €3 for children.
  • Perfect for families.

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