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Trinity College Dublin

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The building facade of Trinity College is among many constructed since the foundation of the College on March 13th, 1592. The design is attributed to Theodore Jacobsen, a London-based amateur architect, with the collaboration of Henry Keene and John...more
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Grafton St. | College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 896 1000
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very beautiful library , gift shop and the chance to see the book of Kells . The Trinity College has lovely grounds

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Q3172ZQdeborahw
Reviewed today via mobile

We had a wander around the main public areas of the College and I was underwhelmed really. The buildings are a mix of styles; the older ones are of course charming but the horrendous 60s era concrete monstrosities do not sit well alongside the traditional...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LucyEmmaW
Reviewed today

We went to see the Book of Kells but the library is really what impressed me. We lingered in there a while. There was the perfect amount of info before you actually saw The Book of Kells but I'm a history person...I think my kids...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank elawson
Reviewed yesterday

On my trip to Dublin I was able to take a tour at Trinity Collage. The student run tour provided an amazing experience of the history of Trinity Collage. Seeing its remarkable architecture and of course visiting the Book of Kells should be added to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ariana F
Reviewed 2 days ago

the architecture is truly brilliant , amazing history , well worth seeing a nice day out , pack a lunch and go to st sevens green , absolutely beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank debbie d
Reviewed 2 days ago

I liked to walk to that place. It is nice to spend some time and see that facilities. If you have children is good to take them there too.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cris_Konsta
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are there, do the student-led tour through the campus, it is short and nicely done. You will get a few historical and a few fun facts and then priority access to the library.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MoeRoddy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited on a mild February weekend and although the buildings are pretty and it is nice to walk around there wasn’t a huge amount going on. It’s one of those places you can spend as little or as much time as you want to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sophiat935
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Its one of the oldest college here with a rich history, nice place to take photos and walk around as its locate in city centre.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lampatm2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The 4 of us walked around the grounds in early February and really enjoyed ourselves. Nice place to walk around and take in all the history. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from Butters_Stauch | Reviewed this property |
The Authenticity Tour ticket can be purchased at the front desk for 6 Euros. But the lines can be long. We purchased our regular tour tickets online, when you get to the entrance, they'll ask if you want to add on the... More
17 October 2018|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking. Public transport is quite good. My husband & I could have spent the whole day there. It is absolutely fascinating. If you are interested in history & value the past it is a haven. Hope you enjoy it. I do... More
17 October 2018|
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Response from ReadySetJet4ever | Reviewed this property |
Hi......yes there is a fee and my suggestion is that you purchase the tickets online before going to Trinity college and/or to see the Book of Kells. There was a very very long line of people just waiting to purchase... More