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Government Buildings

Merrion St., Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
353-1-619-4116
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Ranked #138 of 217 Attractions in Dublin
Type: Government Buildings, Landmarks
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Type: Government Buildings, Landmarks

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Well worth a visit, need a few hours, no charge, donation box if you wish to contribute, lovely cafe

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Arnold, Maryland
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143 reviews 143 reviews
52 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The place is completely free of charge, which is a price that can't be beat. It's great to be able to walk in around and have a look. It's a large building with magnificent architecture. It's worth a stop in on the way to Dublin Castle.

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Longford, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Didn't even know you could take a tour of Government buildings! Just happened to be passing on a Friday and saw the notice, had no idea how much it would cost but decided it was something we would like to see. Very surprised and pleased to find out on the Saturday that it was in fact Free! Not a long... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Great architecture, history, a working office plenty to see and visit in this area lots of coffee stop offs and chats easy!

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peterborough, uk
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Exceptional architecture. Quite amazing. A really imposing structure. Staff really helpful once again. Beautiful building

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Sutton Coldfield, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Shows character and great craftsmanship. Very interesting history.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

Just building, but some interesting history behind some of them, especially the ones without windows.

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Dublin
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

Very interesting to those who are historians, or are interested in politics associated with Ireland and the U.K.

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Loch Gorman
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116 reviews 116 reviews
63 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Saturdy mornings 10 till 2 oc you can visit government building !!! It's Free and tickets can be got in the National Gallery on Clare Street..... This was the highlight of my weekend and only for one eagle eyed member of my family spotted the notice we like thousands of others would have passed it by....

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Galway, Ireland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Government buildings anywhere do not excite me - also reminiscent of British rule

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