Had a good afternoon at the GPO It was well laid out and the video was very informative Not too sure if I would have paid full price as I got this as a groupon deal but when in Dublin ... Interesting to walk through...More
About GPO & GPO Witness History Visitor Centre
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Whether living in Ireland or visiting, we need to understand the history, why things happened the way they did and how things came to be the way they are now. It certainly seemed important to us as first time visitors to Dublin. The GPO Witness...More
We booked tickets in advance for the tour of the GPO but when we arrived we realised that the tickets bought are only for the self guided audio tour. If you can arrive early to sign up separately for the guided tour - the time...More
The GPO Museum is a must see while in Dublin, such an important part of history. There are numerous displays which are well laid out and a huge video screen shows the story of Easter 1916. It is amazing to watch and realize you are...More
Dear William, Thanks for taking the time to post your comments, we really appreciate it. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Regards John
The post office itself has a beautiful interior. The exhibition is located in the basement and features artefacts, films and interactive displays covering the 1916 Rising and the period through to independence and the civil war. Back upstairs, somewhat awkwardly placed in the cafe (perhaps...More
Went to the visitor centre for a tour with my family. The tour guide was very informative about the history of the GPO & Easter Rising. He told loads of stories and kept everyone engaged. Great pictures & original uniforms & documents. Some very sad...More
Loved this museum. Informative films detailing the struggles - unfortunately we visited late afternoon and so weren’t able to spend enough time listening to accounts. The GPO building has been beautifully restored.
Wonderful exhibition of the naivety of the rebels to think they could pull it of. Still they created a situation which lead to home rule and Irish independence and for that they should be celebrated. Very good video and exhibit. Takes about an hour, there...More
Always been interested in Irish history and this place did not disappoint with touch screens and video screens great to learn about the Easter uprising .