Explorium Dublin - 20 minutes from Citywest Hotel Dublin

Looking for an educational but also a fun family break in Dublin? Visit Explorium Dublin which is located in Sandyford which is just 20 minutes from Citywest Hotel in South Dublin. At Explorium - awesome has no limits! Challenge your mind, test your agility and feed your curiosity with more than 300 interactive Science and STEM experiences!

See the LIGHTNING show with Ireland’s largest Tesla coil. Defy gravity in the Gravity Room or on a G-Force bike, get busy in the Maker’s Lab or check out a science demo, hours of fun… Interactive learning is good for memory retention, improves understanding and encourages curiosity.
Available payable locally climbing, caving and VR please check web for details and opening hours.

Stay at Citywest Hotel after you enjoy your time at Explorium. At Citywest Hotel Dublin, you can dine in style at The Woodlock Brasserie, spend time in our leisure club, swimming pool and avail of the free kids club.
Relax and enjoy breakfast each morning to set you up for your fun filled day. Citywest Hotel and Explorium both have free parking.

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Summer Opening Hours (peak)

Mon-Sun: 10:00–18:00

Mon-Fri: 12:00–22:00
Sat: 10:00–22:00
Sun: 10:00–18:00

Mon-Sun: 10:00-17:00

Please make note of the following opening times for our Sport Simulators:

Robokeeper 12:00 – 13:00 & 15:00 – 16:00
Formula 1 13:00-14:00 & 16:00-17:00
Sports simulators 14:00-15:00 & 17:00-18:00

Please find a link to explorium waver here: This needs to be filled out by everyone attending explorium, this can also be done on arrival.

For direction to Explorium please click here