Founded in 1796, Kilmainham has housed many of Irelands “infamous rebels” including the leaders of the Easter Rising. Self-guided tours are available daily but be sure to book in advance as this attraction is extremely popular and not to be missed!
The largest urban enclosed park in Europe, features ornamental gardens, stunning trails and broad expanses of grassland where deer roam. Dublin Zoo and the house of the president of Ireland (Aras an Uachtarain) can be found here too!
The oldest university in Ireland, Trinity has been the heart of Dublin since 1592. Take a guided tour or simply walk around yourself as you enjoy the sublime architecture, cobbled squares, gardens and parks. It is also home to the famous Book of Kells, written around the year 800 AD.
Located at Parnell’s Square, it’s the perfect destination for any bookworm, this incredible 18 th Century mansion features the works of many Dublin literary figures such as Joyce, Wilde, Yeats and Shaw.
The tours gives a fascinating look into the making of a pint of plain – the finest drink in the world if you ask me, but only if drank in Ireland!! Concludes with a pint in the Gravity Bar that boasts a stunning view of the city.