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Casino Marino

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Address: Marino, Dublin D3, Ireland
Phone Number: 833-1618
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The Dublin Pass - Including Free Entry to Over 30 Attractions

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a great example of neo classical architecture in dublin

i would reccomend this place as it is small but precious- its one of the very few example of classic architecture in Dublin very well maintained, lovely floors and wall... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
ItalianinDublin
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i would reccomend this place as it is small but precious- its one of the very few example of classic architecture in Dublin very well maintained, lovely floors and wall decorations. worth a guided visit to understand the history not only of the man who built it but also of the north side of dublin

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North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an example of a neoclassical building. Interesting architecture that has been partially restored to its original glory--no original furnishings or art. Only access is by tour, and this limited to certain rooms. New tunnel tours really are misleading--you enter a 15 foot tunnel--it is much larger and partially excavated to what appear to be baths but public not... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Gosh what a hidden gem - architecture, art, science, philosophy, history...all rolled into one little house. Our guide was amazing - interesting, knowledgeable, informative, engaging - go, you won't be disappointed. I don't want to say anymore because like someone else said, I don't want to spoil the surprises within.

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Thank Tinselcake
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A one hour tour around this 250 year old building. Iconic to any north side Dubliner, the Casino is well worth a visit and now has some of its tunnels open to visitors.

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Maryland, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have any interest in Georgian life or architecture make sure you make the trek and take the house tour. The building is actually a pavilion and not a home, but what a pavilion! It was reminiscent of places like the Royal Pavilion at Brighton, albeit less grand. A bit out of the way but easy enough to reach... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went to this museum yesterday it was very interesting and informative only live 20 mins away so sorry i didnt visit earlier.

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it used to be a famous mansion but in my opinion it does not worth a visit. There are other places which are much more interesting

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I don't want to say too much about this building as I don't want to spoil the surprise. It is well worth visiting and the guide was excellent. Beautiful building and interesting story of the man who built it.

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Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

I'd learned about the Casino Marino in Art History in school but never had the chance to visit it until this year, it was not disappointing. It's a lucky building to have survived all these years.... There's a story behind it's survival, I won't ruin it for you 😇 It's a bit of a pain to get to it with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Casino Marino was an unexpected highlight to our trip. Sometimes the hassle of getting to sites makes the journey difficult, but the Casino Marino has easy on site parking. The tour guides are not only knowledgeable about the amazing neoclassical architecture, but also about the history of the era. The tour was so interesting and informative!

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