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Richmond Barracks

Closed Now: 10:00 - 12:45, 13:45 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 12:45, 13:45 - 16:00
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Fabulous, well worth a visit

Would highly recommend a visit to this museum, and the graveyard afterwards. Michael was our tour... read more

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474annem
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Richmond barracks

Brilliant - really enjoyed it. Very knowledgeable tour guide in Niall. Would recommend this to any... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
olvkane
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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...more
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Off Bulfin Road | Inchicore, Dublin D08 YY05, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Would highly recommend a visit to this museum, and the graveyard afterwards. Michael was our tour guide and he was extremely knowledgable about the barracks and Irish history. He was a joy to listen to the different stories about the barracks and he was very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

a pleasure to see you and thank you for your kind review

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Brilliant - really enjoyed it. Very knowledgeable tour guide in Niall. Would recommend this to any budding historian.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank olvkane
Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your time and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we continued our monthly tours with nine members traveling to Richmond Barracks Exhibition Centre in Inchicore . Arriving early we had coffee in the Cafe on site which is situated in the area which was formerly Saint Michael’s National School and was very nice....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank liamedwards58
Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow!!! sounds like you enjoyed your visit .It was a pleasure to meet you all. Thank you for the kind review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great restoration of a building that played an important part in Irish history. The tour was excellent, the guide, Michael, was very knowledgeable and passionate about his subject. I went with a work group and all found the visit enjoyable. Well worth checking out...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank El B
Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

it is always great to have a work group visit, and even better when they enjoy the visit, thank you for your kind review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant experience, steeped in History. Would definitely recommend. Michael the tour guide was fantastic.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit and thank you for the kind review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bernil was fab, so lovely and knowledgeable for people who know nothing about Irish history. Had a great time!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

we think Bernie is fab too!!! see you again soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in 1916 Rising this is a hidden gem that contributes greatly to this time period.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your kind words and for remembering us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is only opened to the public in the last 2 years, and much of the original structure has been demolished. However 3 'rooms' remain. One of the them the gymnasium, where 3,000 plus prisoners after 1916 Rising were held and then executed or shipped...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

it is great to know you enjoyed your visit and hearing our many stories from 1814 up to today. Thank you and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in expecting not much but reading the reviews we read that the guide Niall was really amazing and doing it with a lot of happiness. This is what we expected and that combined with the interesting museum we learned a lot. He really...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy to hear you enjoyed our many stories ,on such a wet day!. Thank you for your kind review and have a safe trip home to Holland.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour, brought back vividly in time by our wonderful and very knowledgeable down to earth guide Bernie. We thoroughly enjoyed hearing the older history of the Barracks and the people involved past times were brought to life for us.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gaye, thank you very much for your review. Hope to see you back for our music tour

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