OTHER ATTRACTIONS

Do you want to discover the Irish Culture in Dublin through visiting places and doing activities ? Here is a list of activites, places to visit in Dublin: 

Christ Church Cathedral is one of Dublin’s oldest buildings and a place of pilgrimage for over 1,000 years. It was founded by Sitiuc, Norse King of Dublin in 1030 and it was incorporated into the Irish Church in 1152.The cathedral is worth a visit for its exquisite floor tiles, architecture and its famous 12th Century crypt, one of the oldest in Ireland and Britain, which hosts an exhibition of rare manuscripts and historic artifacts.Christ Church is also renowned for hosting the first performance of Handel’s Messiah.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon, Sat: 10AM - 5PM
Tues, Thurs: 10AM - 5:30PM
Wed: 1:30PM - 5PM
Fri: 10AM - 3PM
Sun: 12:30PM - 3PM

Last Admission – 45 Minutes before closing

Re-live the story of John Jameson Son through the history, the atmosphere and above all the taste. You will discover the time honoured secret of how three simple ingredients- water, barley and yeast – are transformed into the smooth golden spirit that has always been and continues to be Jameson Irish Whiskey.After the Tour, all visitors are rewarded with a Jameson signature drink and lucky volunteers are selected to participate in a tutored whiskey comparison and earn a much coveted personalised Whiskey Taster Certificate.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Thurs: 11AM - 6PM
Fri - Sat: 11AM - 7PM
Sun: 12PM - 6PM

Last Admission based on Timings of the day

Guinness, the flagship brand of Irish beers known all over the world, has had its own museum in Dublin since 2000. After its closure, the renovation began to transform the place into a museum retracing the history of the brand (from its creation to advertising, including the evolution of the bottles, its creator…), the ingredients used and the stages of manufacture of this legendary beverage worldwide. The highlight of the visit is the panoramic bar, the Gravity Bar, in which all visitors are entitled to a Guinness or a soda while enjoying a splendid view of all Dublin. A must-see!

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Fri: 10AM - 5PM
Sat: 930AM - 6PM
Sun: 930AM - 5PM

Last Admission at 5PM 

Find out what it would have been like to be imprisoned in this Irish “bastion of punishment and correction” between 1796, when it opened, and 1924, when it closed its doors. A guided tour of Kilmainham Prison (Kilmainham Gaol, in Irish), one of the largest unoccupied prisons in Europe, provides an overview of recent Irish political history and the Irish rebellion. Prison reveals a lot. This is a popular excursion: you can’t buy your tickets in advance, they are sold on a first-come, first-served basis, so it’s a good idea to arrive early.

Opening Hours
Monday - Saturday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Sun: 9:30AM - 5:30PM

Last Admission at 4:45PM 

The National Wax Museum Plus is one of Dublin’s most popular attractions, ideal for a family outing! Located in the heart of the Temple Bar district, right between Dublin, this museum offers an exciting interactive experience. Visitors take a journey through Irish culture represented by its most famous (wax) characters, from writers to heroes of famous films. Go to the Green Room and meet your favorite Hollywood star…. A visit to the National Wax Museum promises exciting moments for everyone

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
10AM - 7PM

Last Admission at 6PM

Built in the late 18th century, the Farmleigh House was purchase in 1873 by a great-grandson of Arthur Guinness in 1873 becoming one of the Dublin residences of the Guinness Family. The house is a fine example of Georgian-Victorian architecture. It contains many beautiful features such as the Main House, the Clock Tower, the Lake and the Library. This latter one holds some of the finest examples of Irish bookbinding from the last three centuries.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
10AM - 5PM

Last Admission before closing time

The Garden of Remembrance was inaugurated by President Eamon de Valera in 1966 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Easter Uprising.It is a small park built in memory of all those who lost their lives in the struggle for Irish independence.

Opening Hours
Monday - Saturday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Sun: 9:30AM - 6PM

Last Admission before closing time

National Botanic Gardens are one of the most visited free attraction in Dublin. They are 19.5 hectares and contain many attractive areas such as arboretum, sensory garden, rock garden and burren area, large pond, extensive herbaceous borders.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Sun: 10AM - 5PM

Last Admission before closing time

Every Saturday Temple Bar Food Market is held in the heart of cultural quarter in Temple Bar. A wide range of hot and cold food is available such as oysters, organic vegetables, Irish farmhouse cheeses, crepes and other fantastic food products.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Sun: 10AM - 4:30PM

Georges Street Arcade is Europe’s and Ireland’s oldest shopping centre. This shopping centre was built in 1881 in a beautiful Victorian building in Dublin. There is an eclectic mix of clothing and antiques stores.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
Mon - Fri: 9AM - 7PM

The National Aquatic Centre is an indoor aquatics facility in Dublin Ireland. The Centre houses a 50m swimming pool, diving pool, leisure pool and fitness centre.

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
10AM - 6PM

Are you interested in a little boat tour of the city like the Vikings? A fun and amusing tourist activity to do which will make you discover the Irish capital and its history!

Opening Hours
Monday - Sunday
JAN - DEC
9AM - 6PM

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