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This was our first site to visit in Dublin. Beautiful university grounds, lined up to see Book of Kelly, but definitely worth it. The library is stunning. Strolled through gift shop at the end. It’s a site that doesn’t take a huge amount of time...More
Trinity College and it's history is amazing - definitely recommend taking a tour with one of the students (they also have a great sense of humour in their presentation). The Book of Kells a bit disappointing (sort of like the crowds and viewing for the...More
The Book of Kells is one of these things that I've always known about and never visited. Well, on my most recent Dublin visit, I finally got to see it, and.... well, I suppose it was a bit of an anti climax.
However, the Old...More
The curators of this exhibition have done a great job. As well as seeing the Book of Kells - well a page of it- you get a fascinating exhibition with information about all the aspects of creating the book and others like it. I particularly...More
The room where the book is stored is low light in order to preserve the book. No pictures are allowed there. The long room allows pictures, but in some cases they may ask you not to use a flash - again to protect the... More
The room where the book is stored is low light in order to preserve the book. No pictures are allowed there. The long room allows pictures, but in some cases they may ask you not to use a flash - again to protect the materials from deterioration.