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Express yourself! This season, craft some homemade gifts with the whole family.

Try your hand at pottery, painting or music - there's plenty of exciting ways to make some memories together.

Browse our suggestions to find an art activity near you.

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Fire up the imagination Get together and plan some fantastic family outings in Ireland.

Ireland is full of myths and legends, so explore fairy caves, search for leprechauns or try a chocolate workshop.

Browse our list of ideas for inspiration.

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Have fun, rain or shine! Don't let rain dampen your children's spirits with these fun activities.

Delve into mines, learn about science or explore a replica famine ship.

Make the most of winter with some great rainy day ideas.

Find more rainproof fun
Make every day an experience Ireland is steeped in legends and stories, waiting to be unlocked this winter.

From the Hill of Tara to Newgrange, take your family on a journey of discovery at great locations across Ireland.

Browse our suggestions to get started.

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Fun activities

Take a tourFind a tour in Ireland and learn more about the city and country around you.

Kids FestivalsEnjoy some festival fun with you children

Visit an Irish farmHave fun on the farm at Causey Farm near Navan in Co Meath.

Visit The Ark in DublinVisit The Ark in Dublin to find art and culture for all ages.

Visit Dublin ZooVisit Dublin Zoo for an amazing animal experience, whatever the weather.

Try arts and crafts in IrelandEnjoy arts and crafts for all ages with a course of painting, pottery or craftwork.

Ride a steam engine in ClareExperience train travel "1892 style" on the restored West Clare Railway.

Family days out in Ireland

Family on a wooden shipStart planning some incredible family outings this month.

Find fun things to do around Ireland and look for new places to visit with the kids. There's so many activities and attractions to enjoy across the country. 

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