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Garda Museum & Archives

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Excellent Insight

This place was great and had some pretty cool things to look at and read. Well worth stopping into... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Sean B
County Wicklow, Ireland
Great Experince

it was a interesting and enjoyable experience. we really enjoyed the museum as only seen sign when... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Cork, Ireland
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30 Aug 2018
“Excellent Insight”
22 Jul 2018
“Great Experince”
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

This place was great and had some pretty cool things to look at and read. Well worth stopping into if you are in Dublin Castle.

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 22 July 2018

it was a interesting and enjoyable experience. we really enjoyed the museum as only seen sign when exiting the gift shop. The sign outside the museum should also be displayed in English as well as Irish as many tourists cannot understand the Irish language.

Thank _jamestrindlelynch
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This wee treasure down an alley and hard by the Dublin Castle Giftshop (a definite miss) is interesting, exceptionally well curated, interesting, historically grounded, and covers the period before the Republic, during the Troubles, and through the amalgamation. They have made it interesting for all...More

Thank RCPO
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Small and compact but very well put together. Covering the history of the police in Ireland. The displays are informative and well balanced. Definitely worth a trip. You need to look out for the entrance as it is a little hard to find.

Thank Harry M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my partner and her family, very interesting exhibits showing the history behind the Garda and their predecessors, would recommend to anyone with an interest in Irish or police history

Thank George I
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Now located in different part of castle near entrance from dame street. Good tour, kids would love it. Not always open as stated on website, check ahead.

Thank Paul t
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Jesli interesuje cie historia, umundurowanie, ordery oraz inne atrakcje zwiazane z policja Irlandzka to bardzo polecam. Ciekawa atrakcja jest mozliwosc ubrania policyjnej kamizelki i zasiasc na oryginalnym policyjnym motocyklu. Muzeum malutkie ale warto. If you are interested in history, uniforms, orders and other attractions associated...More

Thank Fazzy74
Reviewed 7 March 2016

With this being the 100 years memorial of the Easter rising in Ireland, my Grandfather stood on the British side of the fence, being a member of Dublin's predecessors to Ireland's police force the Garda Siochana, then called the Dublin Metropolitan police. He was in...More

Thank Theycallitmadness
Reviewed 12 March 2012

I took some colleagues from overseas to visit the Garda Museum in Dublin Castle and found that it was reeking in history. This is situated in the "Records Tower" and the one remaining part of the original Dublin Castle and has been handed over to...More

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