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  • jxx9595
    Washington, DC1,374 contributions
    We didn't actually see the Gaol, so how can I write a review? I really can't, but I wanted to wanr others that you need to book WELL in advance. We looked for tickets several weeks before our visit to Dublin, and we were unable to get them.

    The lesson is that you can book your tickets too soon, especially in high season.
    Written 26 May 2023
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  • Yakir K
    9 contributions
    Been there on a Sunday. So parking around was free. Had we known it would have saved worries, since the ir parking on crane st. Is hard to find via google maps. So is the entrance strangly located at the very back. We were sure thay the name st. James’s gate refers to the entry and it turned out to be the name of the entire establishment. Inside was very interesting though a bit repetitive and tmi sometimes.
    Written 28 May 2023
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  • Adventure752460
    3 contributions
    Fantastic tour led by Elana,her knowledge is vast and storytelling is admirable,highly recommend,5☆
    Something for all ages
    Great views from the tower
    Written 29 May 2023
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  • snoozermoose
    Boston, MA156 contributions
    The Book of Kells (and all the other historical texts) are incredible, and the explanations throughout the exhibition were really informative. The library is just stunning, and worth the visit alone.
    Written 28 May 2023
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  • Rac C
    Knoxville, TN108 contributions
    The tour by a current student was outstanding. He gave a good history of the school, its building and current educational role. We was some very interesting architecture and stories of how the campus has evolved. We are then left at the entrance to the Book of Kells which was included in the tour. Book of Kells and the Long Library are a must but see the library this year as its closing for 5 years for a modernization of the fire protection system in response to the Notre Dame Cathedral fire in Paris.
    Written 28 May 2023
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  • jxx9595
    Washington, DC1,374 contributions
    This area can be filled with people or quiet and empty. It all depends when you go and what you want. A stroll in the morning will get you a chance to see it without much interference. Later in the day and into the night, there are plenty of restaurants to choose from, and you can listen to music from various bars as you walk. Very touristy, but that's okay when you are a tourist.
    Written 26 May 2023
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  • LuxTraveller
    Luxembourg295 contributions
    The tour which takes about 2 hours was very interesting and gives a great story of the house and the history of Dublin.

    The guide was very interesting and gave great stories about Dublin.
    Written 28 May 2023
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  • Catherine L
    1 contribution
    Went as a family group ages 4 to 50.tbh id 0 interest. It was my son who wanted to go. The guide was so interesting and inclusive esp of our 4 year old and passionate about it's history. I now would say it's probably best tour iv done in a v long time. Def recommended
    Written 28 May 2023
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  • jerrys01
    Bel Air, MD549 contributions
    My wife and I were lucky enough to catch a guided tour of this historical building. Despite its name, it's not a Catholic cathedral, but instead belongs to the Church of Ireland, which is Protestant, and is similar to the UK's Anglican or the US's Episcopalian Church.

    The cathedral started out Catholic, as it was built before the reign of Henry VIII, and it did change back and forth several times till the end of the 17th century.

    Our guide told us that a lot of renovation work was done in the late 19th century, with support from the Guiness family.

    Among the famous people buried here is Jonathon Swift, who created Gulliver's Travels.

    I was impressed by the size of the building and the gigantic arches.

    The tour was the perfect was to end our visit to Ireland, as we left for the US shortly after our visit.
    Written 26 May 2023
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  • Ana Z
    101 contributions
    Saint Patrick may be the patron and have his own cathedral, but Christ Church is much more beautiful, no doubt about! Wish I had more time and money to take the tour inside, but I had a lovely time walking around the garden.
    Written 25 May 2023
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  • Kalkan White
    Kalkan, Türkiye7,213 contributions
    If you like a bit of quality shopping, Grafton Street is the place to be. All the household names, designer brands & an upmarket department store. Don’t forget your credit card!
    Written 11 August 2021
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  • Melissa D
    5 contributions
    They walking tour was especially fun - knowledgeable guide and we were able to see sights that we would not have normally seen
    Written 10 May 2023
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  • John L
    Grand Bend, Canada2,038 contributions
    A very moving monument to the one million Irish men, women and children who starved during the Famine. The Famine Statues, located on Custom House Quay, were presented to the city in 1997.
    Written 10 January 2023
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  • jerrys01
    Bel Air, MD549 contributions
    My wife and I did the self-guided tour. We started with the impressive staircase. We then proceeded to look at the portraits of famous Irish (and English) people. I did like the furniture, even if the color red was overused a bit. I did take a picture of the small throne. Even some of the ceilings are impressive, with artwork and assorted flags. The tour was worth the entrance fee.

    Please note that Dublin Palace might have been a more legitimate name, as the building is more on the opulent side than the self-defense side.
    Written 22 May 2023
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  • Jay C
    2 contributions
    I was brought here as a child on my school tour many years ago, we took the family along recently and they loved the experience.
    Written 23 May 2023
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