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Richmond Barracks

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM, 1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM, 1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
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Great inspiring visit

We have enjoyed very private tour through the Richmond Barracks on the day of 100 years anniversary... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jan V
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Richmond Barracks

Well worth a visit. Our guide was Niall and he was brilliant. The audio visual display of witness... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Caitriona O
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A new exhibition centre developed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising. Set in the historic Richmond Barracks-within whose walls over 3,000 Irish rebels were held.The interactive, multimedia attraction will trace the story...more
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Off Bulfin Road | Inchicore, Dublin D08 YY05, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have enjoyed very private tour through the Richmond Barracks on the day of 100 years anniversary of women vote right in Ireland. Nylle was a great tour guide who was very kind and willing to tell us pretty much everything he could tell about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jan V
Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Jan, glad you enjoyed your visit ,we are only too happy to tell our many stories.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Our guide was Niall and he was brilliant. The audio visual display of witness accounts of the Rising is excellent. The boys really enjoyed dressing up in the old school room. The staff were brilliant. Make sure you make contact before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caitriona O
Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Caitriona for your kind rating. Families are always welcome in the barrack. History can be fun and it all adds to the experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see when in Dublin. A place with so much history from the training grounds of soldiers to its role in 1916, the role of women and later time becoming a school. The tour guide (Niall) was brilliant, told the story of the barracks...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Annmarie C
Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Annmarie for your kind review. Its great to share our many stories, glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently I was at an event in Richmond Barracks Museum in Inchicore in Dublin (the barracks is within walking distance of Kilamainham Jail Museum). The Barracks played a significant role in the 1916 Rising. The role of women both in the Rising and in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Samhradh
Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

many thanks for your kind review Samhradh, delighted you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a really friendly and informative visit today and can't thank Niall enough, plus good coffee and pastry in the "Mess".

Date of experience: November 2018
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Richmond B, Front Office Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, we are only too happy to share the stories of Richmond Barracks and keep History alive.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building of Richmond Barracks has been beautifully redeveloped -bright, airy and spacious. The exhibitions bring history and the people involved alive. Eadaoin was our tour guide and through her story telling sharing personal details, she made us feel connected to the people and events...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mary Kay M
Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

many thanks Mary for your very kind review, nice to hear you enjoyed hearing our stories and the coffee and scones!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little gem hidden away in Inchicore. There is a nice cafe there. A great tour given by Liz Gillen on the history of the women interred there during the 1916 rebellion. Part of the tour includes a visit to Goldenbridge Cemetery which was the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Liz always gives a great tour, see you again soon.

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time with Nail as our tour guide. He knows all there is to know about the barracks, the history... And he sure was passionate about it! Thanks!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope it helps your research. See you again soon.

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Well worth it. Staff is amazing. They were very informative and gave great insight into the history of the area - the good and the not so good. The trip to the graveyard was incredible and just seeing the massive tree in the center of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit .The tree is a Copper Beech planted by Daniel O'Connell in 1828!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

I can't speak highly enough about this place and the people who have worked to make it a place to visit. It is a stunning place, but best of all it tells a human story of a difficult past and a very much living present....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Richmond B, Public Relations Manager at Richmond Barracks, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

Thank you for your kind review Charlotte,we wish you every success with your project. Hope to see you again soon.

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