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The Chester Beatty Library

Dublin Castle
Dublin 2

Ireland

+353 1 407 0750; infocbl.ie

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.cbl.ie

Events: http://www.cbl.ie/Programme---Events/Events-S… (updated February 2009)

Description: Situated in the heart of Ireland's capital city, the Chester Beatty Library is an art museum and library which houses the great collection of manuscripts, miniature paintings, prints, drawings, rare books and some decorative arts assembled by Sir Alfred Chester Beatty (1875-1968). The Library's exhibitions open a window on the artistic treasures of the great cultures and religions of the world. Its rich collection from countries across Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Europe offers visitors a visual feast. Chester Beatty Library was named Irish Museum of the year in 2000 and was awarded the title European Museum of the Year in 2002.

Added by: ajrob68.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 5731

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