Or watched the VIKINGS on cable then this is for you. Fascinating description of how it was crafted and the meaning of all the symbols. Areal work of love from the monks who had nothing else to do and all day to do it. The...More
About The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition
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The Long Room is the inspiration for Hogwarts Library and is even more spectacular than the fictional version. My HP mad teenage daughters were awestruck! Curiously, all the books on the shelf marked 'H' were missing. Magic afoot I suspect!
You cannot visit Dublin without a visit to see the Book of Kells and the amazing Old Library Exhibition. Amazing manuscript and a very impressive collection of books which are still in use now by the students of Trinity College. There is seating in the...More
We heard about this on the Hop on Hop off bus. Well worth a visit. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. A unique opportunity to view and hear about a fascinating part of Ireland's history. Disabled facilities available. Small cafe and also nice lawn...More
Really excited with our ancestors skill set - to create such gem of books... Library itself is worth to mention - magnificent masterpiece of architecture. Take a note - with online tickets access is much faster.
I was just so disappointed by this I really was. Aside from needing a cut lunch and a compass to find out how to actually get into the grounds to get to see it, there was a queue a mile long and it was bloody...More