Tourist Information Dublin

Museums & Galleries

Kilmainham Gaol is one of the largest unoccupied gaols in Europe, & was involved in some of the most heroic & tragic events in Irish history
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The National Wax Museum is a privately owned waxworks museum in Dublin including a Chamber of Horrors and Children's Fantasy World
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St. James's Gate Brewery, the home of Guinness, was founded in 1759 in Dublin by Arthur Guinness.
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The National Gallery of Ireland hosts the Irish national collection of Irish and European art.
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The National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology is the national repository for all archaeological objects found in Ireland.
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The National Museum of Ireland, Decorative Arts & History is home to a wide range of objects, which include ceramics furniture, & silver.
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The Custom House is a neoclassical 18th century building which houses the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government.
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The General Post Office (or GPO) in Dublin is the headquarters of the Irish postal service, An Post.
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Trinity College Dublin (TCD)was founded in 1592 by letters patent from Queen Elizabeth and is is Ireland's oldest university.
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"Author of Many Plays" is the understated tribute to George Bernard Shaw on the plaque outside his birthplace.
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Trinity College Library is the largest Library in Ireland and hosts the Book of Kells.
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The National Museum of Ireland - Natural History has galleries of animals from Ireland and overseas and many geological exhibits.
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Chester Beatty’s library is widely regarded as the finest collection of manuscripts and books by a private collector in the 20th century.
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The Irish Jewish Museum is a small museum situated in Portobello, and dedicated to the history of the Irish Jewish Community.
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Number Twenty Nine is Dublin's Georgian House Museum
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The James Joyce Tower, setting for the opening of the novel Ulysses, holds a museum devoted to the life and works of James Joyce.
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The National Leprechaun Museum is a museum dedicated to leprechauns which opened in March 2010.
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The National Transport Museum house vehicles dating back as far as 1883.
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The Dublin City Gallery was founded by Hugh Lane in 1908, and is the first known public gallery of modern art in the world.
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The Dublin Writers Museum opened in 1991 in an original 18th-century house, which accommodates the museum rooms, library, and gallery.
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