Dublin, capital of the Republic of Ireland, is on Ireland’s east coast at the mouth of the River Liffey. Its historic buildings include Dublin Castle, dating to the 13th century, and imposing St Patrick’s Cathedral, founded in 1191. City parks include landscaped St Stephen’s Green and huge Phoenix Park, containing Dublin Zoo. The National Museum of Ireland explores Irish heritage and culture.
Dublin can be the most peaceful town in all eras. Here are the places you need to hit there when paying a visit in Ireland:
1.Kilmainham Gaol: Kilmainham Gaol is a former prison in Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland. It is now a museum run by the Office of Public Works, an agency of the Government of Ireland. Many Irish revolutionaries, including the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising, were imprisoned and executed in the prison by the orders of the UK Government.
Things to do near Kilmainham Gaol?
- >Jameson Distillery Bow St.
- >Irish Whiskey Museum.
- >EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum.
- >The Little Museum of Dublin.
- >Kilmainham Gaol Museum.
- >Teeling Whiskey Distillery.
- >Glasnevin Cemetery Museum.
- >Trinity College Dublin.
2.Phoenix Park:The Phoenix Park is a large urban park in Dublin, Ireland, lying 2–4 km west of the city centre, north of the River Liffey. Its 11 km perimeter wall encloses 707 hectares of recreational park.
You can chill in there with your Friends and Family.
3.National Museum Of Ireland:The National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology is a branch of the National Museum of Ireland located on Kildare Street in Dublin, Ireland, and dealing with Irish and other antiquities. In general, the museum covers the history of Ireland from the Stone Age to the Late Middle Ages.
4.Spire of Dublin:The Spire of Dublin, alternatively titled the Monument of Light, is a large, stainless steel, pin-like monument 120 metres in height, located on the site of the former Nelson\’s Pillar and statue of William Blakeney on O\’Connell Street in Dublin, Ireland.
5.St. Patrick\’s Cathedral:Saint Patrick\’s Cathedral in Dublin, Ireland, founded in 1191, is the national cathedral of the Church of Ireland. Christ Church Cathedral, also a Church of Ireland cathedral in Dublin, is designated as the local cathedral of the Diocese of Dublin.
6.Dublin Castle:Dublin Castle is a major Irish government complex, conference centre, and tourist attraction, of significant historical importance. It is located off Dame Street in central Dublin. Until 1922 it was the seat of the British government\’s administration in Ireland.
7.Christ Church Cathedral:Christ Church Cathedral, more formally The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, is the cathedral of the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough and the cathedral of the ecclesiastical province of the United Provinces of Dublin and Cashel in the Church of Ireland.
8.Guinness Storehouse: Brewery experience telling the tale of Ireland\’s famous beer, with tastings and a rooftop bar. The Guinness Storehouse is obviously a great start – it\’s Ireland\’s most popular attraction, after all. Inside you can discover the story of Guinness, eat fine food, and, of course, do some very important product tasting, while enjoying 360-degree views of Dublin from our Gravity Bar.
How much does it costs?
Adult tickets range from €15.00 to €25.00. Child tickets (5-17 years) are €4.00 and Children aged 0-4 go free. All children must always be accompanied by an adult.
9.Malahide Castle: Malahide Castle, parts of which date to the 12th century, lies close to the village of Malahide, nine miles north of central Dublin in Ireland. It has over 260 acres of remaining parkland estate, forming the Malahide Demesne Regional Park.
10.Chester Beatty Library: The Chester Beatty is a museum and library in Dublin. Formerly known as the Chester Beatty Library, it was established in Ireland in 1950, to house the collections of mining magnate, Sir Alfred Chester Beatty.