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Ranked #31 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

The Long Hall is a proper old Victorian bar.  It's is almost completely authentic.  It's also not really on the tourist map so you'll meet lots of old regular drinkers in this... more »

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Ranked #32 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #33 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Casinos
Owner description: OPENING HOURS:Sun-Thurs 12nn - 6amFri-Sat 12nn - 8amThe Sporting Emporium is Ireland's leading private members’ Casino and... more » Owner description: OPENING HOURS:Sun-Thurs 12nn - 6amFri-Sat 12nn - 8amThe Sporting Emporium is Ireland's leading private members’ Casino and Card Club, catering to all types of players, from complete beginners to those who like to play for higher stakes. Located over three floors just off Dublin’s Grafton Street, it is a recent winner of the prestigious 'Best Casino Club' award, and includes over 30 tables offering Poker, Blackjack, Roulette, Brag, Punto Banco, plus 300 online casino games. Our friendly, welcoming Card Room is a warm favourite of Poker enthusiasts, who enjoy a wide range of Texas Hold'em and other poker games. It also plays host to a variety of regular Poker tournaments, leagues and festivals. For high rollers who prefer large stakes we also offer an elegant Salon Privé. The Arena at The Sporting Emporium is a beautifully appointed and comfortable sports lounge which offers the widest choice of gaming and betting in Dublin. You can watch live sporting events such as horseracing, football, rugby, GAA and many others on multiple plasma screens – and place your bet on the latest touch-screen technology. « less
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Ranked #34 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Christ Church Cathedral is one of Dublin's oldest buildings, a leading visitor attraction and a place of pilgrimage for... more » Owner description: Christ Church Cathedral is one of Dublin's oldest buildings, a leading visitor attraction and a place of pilgrimage for almost 1,000 years. Famous for its breathtaking beauty, magnificent architectural features and wonderful floor tiles, Christ Church is also popular as a venue and is host to many high profile concerts throughout the year. It is home to the tomb of Strongbow, leader of the Normans, who captured Dublin in 1170. The Medieval Crypt, one of the largest in Britain and Ireland, extends under the entire Cathedral and contains The Mummified cat and rat, trapped in the organ in the 1860s. « less
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Ranked #35 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #36 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Nature and Parks
Beautiful park with spectacular views of the coast.
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Ranked #37 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: History Museums; Factory Tours; Specialty Shops; Specialty Museums
Owner description: Join us for a guided tour through the romantic past of Irish Whiskey making, learn about the Angels Share, Triple... more » Owner description: Join us for a guided tour through the romantic past of Irish Whiskey making, learn about the Angels Share, Triple Distillation and above all the smooth taste of Jameson Irish Whiskey.Open 7 days all year, the journey begins with an audio visual presentation followed by a walk through the recreated distillery and culminates in the Jameson Discovery Bar with a complimentary glass of Jameson and a chance to become a "Qualified Irish Whiskey Taster". The Jameson Gift Shop, Bars & Restaurant all offer so much more than just a tour, but an exciting and engaging experience at the Home of Jameson Irish Whiskey. « less
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Ranked #38 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Neighborhoods; Specialty Shops; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Funky shops, eclectic cafes and hordes of stylish young Europeans have made Temple Bar one of the most popular tourist... more » Owner description: Funky shops, eclectic cafes and hordes of stylish young Europeans have made Temple Bar one of the most popular tourist destinations in the city. « less
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Ranked #39 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks

Located down a side alley tucked away between Grafton Street and Clarendon Street. St. Teresa’s have been serving the people of Dublin for over two hundred years. St. Teresa's... more »

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Ranked #40 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Castles; Landmarks

Drimnagh Castle is of norman origins dating back to the 13th century and was one of the oldest continually inhabited castles up until the 1950's when it was bought by the... more »

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Ranked #41 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Tours; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
During Ireland's battle for independence against the British, this building was used as a fort by Irish rebel troops.
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Ranked #42 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The National Gallery of Ireland holds the national collection of European and Irish fine art. Admission is free to the... more » Owner description: The National Gallery of Ireland holds the national collection of European and Irish fine art. Admission is free to the permanent and temporary collections. The gallery is currently undergoing an extensive refurbishment plan and remains partly open to the public during the works. Please note that entrance to the gallery is via the Clare Street entrance.Masterpieces from the Collection is a special presentation of some of the finest works in the Gallery's collection, now open in the Beit Wing and Millennium Wing (rooms 1 - 10). It includes both Irish and European masterpieces. « less
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Ranked #43 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Main shopping street in Dublin, lined with boutiques containing the creations of Ireland's trendy designers.
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Ranked #44 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #45 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks

Clara Lara is a great family fun time water park.  Bring a picnic or some burgers to bbq and of course your swimming trunks for some old fashion family fun!  Check out their... more »

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Ranked #46 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; History Museums
Owner description: Originally a modest 18th-century house, the building that today serves as the official place of residence for Ireland's... more » Owner description: Originally a modest 18th-century house, the building that today serves as the official place of residence for Ireland's President has been greatly expanded over the years. « less
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Ranked #47 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: A magnificent cathedral that houses Jonathan Swift's remains (he wrote Gulliver's Travels). It is the only remaining... more » Owner description: A magnificent cathedral that houses Jonathan Swift's remains (he wrote Gulliver's Travels). It is the only remaining cathedral in Ireland with a daily sung services. A small entrance fee is charged for tourists and all money raised goes back to paying for the upkeep of the building. « less
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Ranked #48 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: Dublinia is one of Dublin’s top visitor attractions with three exciting exhibitions all located at the historic crossroads of... more » Owner description: Dublinia is one of Dublin’s top visitor attractions with three exciting exhibitions all located at the historic crossroads of Dublin. There are three exciting exhibitions; Viking Dublin and Medieval Dublin recreate the city through life size reconstructions, including a Viking house and a medieval fair while Death and Disease are also investigated. Finally unearth the city’s past at the new interactive History Hunters exhibition, visit an excavation site, and see medieval bugs under the microscope in the Lab. See Dublin from a new perspective and come away knowing more about its citizens throughout the ages! « less
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Ranked #49 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Mountains; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #50 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #51 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #52 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #53 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Peaceful garden marking the 50th anniversary of the Irish uprising against the English; contains a famous statue by Oisin... more » Owner description: Peaceful garden marking the 50th anniversary of the Irish uprising against the English; contains a famous statue by Oisin Kelly of the Children of Lir, characters from ancient Celtic myth. « less
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Ranked #54 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks

Iveagh gardens is although well known, probably the least visited by Dublin people themselves as it situated snugly between rows of tall georgian houses very close to St. Stephens... more »

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Ranked #55 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Libraries; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #56 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #57 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Architectural Buildings; Castles; Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Dublin Castle was for 700 years the seat of British power in Ireland. Today you can still view the remains of the 13th... more » Owner description: Dublin Castle was for 700 years the seat of British power in Ireland. Today you can still view the remains of the 13th century structure as part of the guided tour. The present Dublin Castle dates from the mid 1700's and today is used by the Irish Governemnt for state events such as the inauguration of the Irish President and state banquets for visiting dignatories. Amongst the highlights are the Ladies Drawing Room, the Throne Room and St. Patricks Hall. « less
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Ranked #58 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: History Museums; Natural History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The ground floor of this museum is dedicated to Irish animals, featuring giant deer skeletons and a variety of mammals, birds... more » Owner description: The ground floor of this museum is dedicated to Irish animals, featuring giant deer skeletons and a variety of mammals, birds and fish. The upper floors of the building were laid out in the 19th Century in a scientific arrangement showing animals by taxonomic group. « less
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Ranked #59 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Libraries; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: The Book of Kells is a world famous illuminated manuscript written in Latin of the Gospels from the Bible. It was... more » Owner description: The Book of Kells is a world famous illuminated manuscript written in Latin of the Gospels from the Bible. It was painstakingly hand-written and illustrated by monks around 800 A.D. « less
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Ranked #60 of 253 attractions in Dublin
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
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