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Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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  • Average3%
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Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum are both the guardians and storytellers for over 1.6 million people. From the ordinary to the truly extraordinary, these people helped shape the Ireland of today. We want to share their stories and times with you...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Finglas Road, Dublin 11, Ireland
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+353 1 882 6550
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been to Glasnevin many many times, for mw it is the holy grail of graveyards. Everyone of my republican idols lie within the confines. Our guide Niall was absolutely outstanding, his passion and enthusiasm for sharing, storytelling and humour made it come alivw...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 2 days ago

Most interesting thing I have ever done in Dublin. Just go and you won’t be disappointed. Our tour guide Niall Oman was incredible, passionate and so informative!! He altered to tour for the things we were interested in and was a well if information. Can...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery and enjoyed your tour with Niall. We hope to welcome you back again in future. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 2 days ago

It was my 1st time doing this tour and I was not disappointed. It really is a must for anyone visiting Dublin. Our guide (Niall) was fantastic, extremely knowledgeable and made the whole tour enjoyable and entertaining. Well done to all the staff that catered...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted your group enjoyed their visit to Glasnevin Cemetery and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you all back again in future. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Today I drove a few hours to Dublin to visit glasnevin graveyard and Iam I so glad I did.This tour was fascinating , I was drawn in from the start with the history ,stories ,downfalls and the funny bits too , our guide Katie brown...More

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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery and enjoyed your tour with Katie. Thank you for your lovely review and we hope to welcome you back to Glasnevin in future. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 3 days ago

Super interesting tour with lots of information and anecdotes given by a very knowledgeable guide Niall Oman. Just go there you won't be sorry.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Danny C
Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're interested in in Ireland's history of the 19th and 20th century, it's main events leading to Independence and it's key players, this is the place to visit and the guided tour to do! Had a great guide, Warren, who was not just highly...More

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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery and are delighted to hear that you would recommend the experience. We hope to welcome you back to Glasnevin in future. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With over 1 million graves to see I thought that a two hour tour would include a wealth of information. This tour will only tell you about 4 to 6 graves. It concentrates on the heros of Ireland. If you do not know the history...More

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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us. It is unfortunate that you did not enjoy your experience with us. We value customer feedback and would appreciate any you have to offer. If you would like to arrange a call to discuss in...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Niall our tour guide was so knowledgeable as he gave a 2hour guide of the cemetery. He was excellent , my only tweak would be easy on the jokes Niall or singling out people , I thought it took from the experience. Overall you are...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was one of a party of 13 who are all serving members of the Irish Defence Forces that done a guided tour of Glasnevin Cemetery on Thursday the 12 of Sept. Our tour guide Paddy Gleeson was extremely Knowledgeable and made the tour really...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Brendan C
Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted your group enjoyed their visit to Glasnevin Cemetery and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you all back again in future. Many thanks, Sarah

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ariel, our tour guide was very informative and obviously enjoys what he does. He explained a lot of the strong historical burials and history behind them. Very well worth doing

Date of experience: September 2019
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Glasnevin Cemet... M, Sales and Marketing Support at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Glasnevin Cemetery. Many thanks, Sarah

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Neil B
January 1, 2019|
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Response from seano20 | Reviewed this property |
Well it depends when you’re going but, yes, you can join a tour when you arrive. I would advise though pre-booking.
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pataoreilly
October 6, 2018|
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Response from Glasnevin Cemet... M | Property representative |
Hi Pat, you will need to give the cemeteries office a call about that. Here is the number +353 (0)1 882 6500
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72trip
July 6, 2018|
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Response from mariannes499 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Many lanes are paved and others are gravel. The cafe, shopping and toilets are all on one level
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