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Richmond Barracks

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Off Bulfin Road | Inchicore, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 222 8477
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Richmond Barracks

Really enjoyed the tour. A must visit for anyone coming to Dublin and for locals as well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Passionate guide and informative, awesome!

I would highly recommend the Barracks to everyone who’s visiting Dublin. The lack of reviews are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A new exhibition centre developed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising. Set in the historic Richmond Barracks-within whose walls over 3,000 Irish rebels were held.The interactive, multimedia attraction will trace the story from military barracks to housing estate & from school, to exhibition centre. Join us & discover the lost chapter of Kilmainham & Inchicore's history.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Off Bulfin Road | Inchicore, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really enjoyed the tour. A must visit for anyone coming to Dublin and for locals as well. Interesting story and the staff are very informative. Would highly recommend to everybody. Very reasonably priced especially for Dublin and has the added bonus if a great cafe...More

Thank MrBarr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would highly recommend the Barracks to everyone who’s visiting Dublin. The lack of reviews are simply because not enough visitors visit, and if you do I am sure you’ll be impressed and feel worth the guided tour’s time and money. The lady who hosted...More

Thank windywoody
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Went in with a little bit of knowledge that it was connected to the rising however it was a truly fantastic tour not just 1916. The staff are well informed and truly passionate about the whole experience. Worth a visit.

Thank Kate N
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Great place to visit - very interesting story to tell with a more than enthusiastic guide.Conveniently located beside bus stop and local Luas location ( 2 minute walk).

Thank michael k
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Very well organized and formatted. The staff obviously care very deeply about what they are doing. I went with a group of Irish History MA students and our professor, and all the information provided was accurate and our guide was able to answer our questions...More

Thank angelicarosed2017
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Delighted to see part of our history and heritage open to public , well worth a visit to all students of Irish History

Thank Rory G
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I visited the barracks this week and was very glad I did. The feeling is indescribable being in the very building where those brave Irishmen & Irishwomen of the Easter Rising in 1916 once stood. A pure privilege. And, because of them, Ireland began its...More

Thank forgotten1merseyside
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

In the 1960's there seems to have been a policy in government, local and central, to lay waste to the country's heritage. Mostly, in order to build inadequate housing and nasty office blocks. A lot of Richmond Barracks fell to this nonsense, but thankfully, not...More

Thank maczi
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We spend a lovely morning over at the Richmond barracks. De complex has a very interesting Irish history and the guides know how to tell a story! Special thanks to Niall and his colleague, keep up the good work! Extra plus: it's open on mondays....More

Thank Elroy H
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My husband and I decided we would go for lunch to The Mess cafe. The Mess cafe is attached to Richmond Barracks. I had read a good review on this cafe and it did not disappoint. The food was excellent, the staff were lovely and...More

Thank castleside16
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