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Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Finglas Road, Dublin 11, Ireland
+353 1 882 6550
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Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum are both the guardians and storytellers for over 1.5 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 through tours of the cemetery, a visit to the museum or through a genealogy search for your family history. We are a not-for-profit organisation and all proceeds are used to sustain and improve our cemeteries to ensure they are places of beauty, interest and intrigue.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Finglas Road, Dublin 11, Ireland
+353 1 882 6550
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly entertaining and informative guide named Niall who impressed us with his knowledge and stories. An excellent hour and a half tour and a lovely lunch in the restaurant too.

Thank Karenmcleod
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful way to get a feel for Irish History in a relaxed and low key environment. A beautiful and interesting location and a wonderful tour. You learn a huge amount and leave with a strong appreciation of the painful birth of Ireland as a...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed yesterday

Fascinating tour for a large group on a sunny Saturday morning with excellent guide, Paddy Gleeson. Great museum and a superb cafe Overall, a very special place one could revisit many times as there is so much to see.

Thank Leixliplady
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent Tour and our tour guide Bridget was brillant and so interesting. We visited the Museum which had many interesting photographs. A visit to the restaurant is a must lovely food. Would highly recommend.

Thank 17holiday1234
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great tour .Our guide Mr Gleeson was very informative.I would highly recommend this trip? ,,I was part of a group from Tipperary.

Thank Mary Q
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did this tour recently. The weather was just right for it so you definitely need a nice day because the tour lasted over 2.5 hours! Our tour guide Brigid was absolutely excellent - dont know how she remembers it all but you will be...More

Thank pixi k
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An excellent tour which talks about the history of the graveyard but also the historical figures buried their and their role in Irish history. Highly recommended.

Thank Daryl M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Brilliant tour, whole family enjoyed it. Niall, our tour guide, was so interesting and entertaining. Would recommend this to anyone.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 4 days ago

On a sunny afternoon in July I joined a small group of tourists on a tour of Glasnevin Cemetery. While I'm Irish and somewhat familiar with my Irish history, it was a joy to hear about the people who have contributed to our nation and...More

Thank bergsie
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've had Glasnevin cemetery tour on my 'to-do' list for nearly 2 years since friends had raved about it... I finally went yesterday, and it was excellent!! I had 2 friends with me, Italian and Sth African, who thoroughly enjoyed it too. Our guide John...More

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February 1, 2017|
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Response from johnbcasey | Reviewed this property |
February 1, 2017|
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Response from GlasnevinMuseum | Property representative |
Yes, the cemetery is free to walk around. Visitor maps are available via the museum reception should you not wish to take a guided tour.
January 25, 2017|
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Response from TOPS25 | Reviewed this property |
Entry to Museum & Glasnevin tour, if booked online is; Adult - €13.00 Children - €10.00 Senior - €10.00 Student - €10.00 Family (2 adults and 4 children) - €35.00 I think It's a couple of euro dearer if you pay at the... More