Then download our audio guide, and immerse yourself in one of Ireland’s most important treasures, The Book of Kells. Take your time to listen and discover the layers of history and stories in its illuminated pages.
Emerge into the awe inspiring Long Room, where you will witness the Old Library Redevelopment Project in motion, which is a once in a lifetime historic event.
The library’s precious collections have been in our care for over 400 years, and work has begun to protect them, and this important building for the future. Watch as our team work to carefully remove the books from the shelves and listen to the audio guide as Head Librarian, Helen Shenton, explains all of the work that is involved.