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Bank of Ireland

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Address: 2 College Green, Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 01-661-5933

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Beautiful historic building-thankfully a listed one!

Check out the bullet holes in the pillar outside, before walking in to admire the lovely architecture here. It won't take long and my American cousins thought it a beautiful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Christy_Luv2
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Gorey, Ireland
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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bank of Ireland is an interesting spot because inside it, the Irish who worked for Irish independence, worked hard and has no windows because of it. cool

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Gorey, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Check out the bullet holes in the pillar outside, before walking in to admire the lovely architecture here. It won't take long and my American cousins thought it a beautiful historical building. Enjoy!

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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The architecture inside and out is something to see. A lot of history and very interesting with no admission fee.

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Thank Harris H
Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If passing pop in and look at the old House of Lords. Free. Lovely old room of great historic importance. Many famous people have entered here. Shame to miss it if you are nearby.

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Thank Alan M
Marysville, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice looking bank, in a building with an interesting history. But, in the end, it's just a architecturally interesting bank. Worth a quick peek inside, if you're in the area. But not worth a special trip.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

If you are travelling to Ireland or have reason to do business there the Bank of Ireland is the premier choice for banking. We have had dealings with them for two years now and the customer relations and quality of staff are excellent. The foreign exchange group work to get you the best rates in the market and their efficiency... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

This building hosts the Bank of Ireland. It sits facing Trinity College only separated from it by the College green street. I have seen the building from inside when I had business with the bank. I am not aware though of any guided tours inside it

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

If you love beautiful architecture and historical sites, this is a must. An amazing building in itself, beautifully crafted and a delight to see. Also, check out the banking hall. They don't make them like this anymore. You'll not need long here to see everything.

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Thank Teddy B
Largs, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

This building is quite imposing and definitely worth a look inside. We saw the original Irish House of Lords chamber within and were treated to a talk on the history of the building and much more.

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Thank Gavles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

The building of the Bank of Ireland is very impressive and curious because it is windowless!!. Way back it was parliament. There is a story behind the windows, it is about amount of the tax. The smaller the window amt of tax is also less!!. This building is near GPO and noticeable because of the architecture.

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