Tourist Information Dublin

Marlay Park, Dublin 14

Marlay Park is a 300 acres suburban public park in Rathfarnham, Dublin, about nine kilometres from Dublin city centre.

The parkland comprises woodlands, ponds and walks. Recreational spaces include a nine hole par three golf course (redesigned and rebuilt in 2010), tennis courts, 14 football pitches, a cricket pitch, 2 children’s playgrounds and a miniature railway run by the Dublin Society of Model and Experimental Engineers. There is also a craft courtyard with home craft shops and coffee shops.

Since 2000 Marlay Park has become a popular music venue with a capacity of 32,000, featuring both renowned national and international performers.

You can also visit Marlay House while you are in the park.

Marlay Park is the starting point for The Wicklow Way.

Opening Times

September 9.00am to 8.00pm
October, 9.00am to 6.00pm
November - January, 9.00am to 5.00pm
February - March, 9.00am to 6.00pm
April, 9.00am to 9.00pm
May - August, 9.00am to 10.00pm

Visit website for more information

Ticket Prices

Admission is free.

Visit website for more information

Disabled Facilities

Visit website for more information

More Information


Visit website for more information

Click a thumbnail image to view a large photo.

Location Map

Find out how to get to Marlay Park with directions and maps from Google.
Rathfarnham,
Dublin 14

Hotels & Accommodation

Beacon Hotel Beacon Hotel
Dublin, 18
Distance: 1.9 miles
Bewleys Hotel Leopardstown Bewleys Hotel Leopardstown
Dublin, 18
Distance: 2.6 miles
Stillorgan Park Hotel Stillorgan Park Hotel
Dublin, 18
Distance: 3.0 miles

Nearest Attractions

Dodder Valley Park Dodder Valley Park
Springfield Avenue, Dublin
Distance: 2.0 miles
Bushy Park Bushy Park
277 Templeogue Rd, Dublin 6, Dublin
Distance: 2.0 miles
Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham Castle
Rathfarnham, Dublin 14
Distance: 1.5 miles
The Pearse Museum The Pearse Museum
St. Enda's Park, Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16
Distance: 0.6 miles
The Wicklow Way The Wicklow Way
Wicklow
Distance: 0.0 miles

Top Attractions

Dublin Zoo Dublin Zoo
Phoenix Park, Dublin 8, Ireland
Distance: 6.7 miles
National Botanic Gardens of Ireland National Botanic Gardens of Ireland
Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Dublin
Distance: 6.5 miles
The Phoenix Park The Phoenix Park
Dublin 8, Dublin
Distance: 6.1 miles
Iveagh Gardens Iveagh Gardens
Clonmel Street, Dublin, Dublin 2
Distance: 4.0 miles
Garden of Remembrance Garden of Remembrance
Parnell Square East, Dublin 1, Dublin
Distance: 5.3 miles