College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 VR66
The prestigious offices of Ireland's national bank began life as the first purpose-built parliament house in Europe. Completed in 1739 it served as Ireland's Parliament until the Act Of Union in 1801 which imposed direct rule on Ireland from London.
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Charlemont House, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1, Ireland, D01 F2X9
Housed in a finely restored 18th century building known as Charlemont House. It is named after Hugh Lane, an Irish art connoisseur.
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Custom House Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland, D01 W6X0
No view of Dublins skyline is complete without a tableau of the Custom House, one of Dublins finest Georgian buildings.
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Palace Street, off Dame Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Built between 1208 and 1220, this complex represents some of the oldest surviving architecture in the city, and was the centre of English power in Ireland for over seven centuries until it was taken of by the Irish Free State in 1922. Highlights include t
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Dame St, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 NP93
Dublin City Hall is a magnificent example of the Georgian architecture for which Dublin is world renowned. Originally used as a financial centre for the merchants of Dublin, today it is the focal point for the elected members of Dublin City Council.
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St Michaels Hill, Christchurch, Dublin 8, Ireland, D08 V529
The Dublinia exhibition covers the formative period of Dublins history from the arrival of the Anglo-Normans in 1170 to the closure of the monasteries in the 1540s.There are many exhibits here which include videos, models and reconstructions.
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Christ Church Place, Dublin 8, Co. Dublin
Christchurch Cathedral sits in the oldest part of the city, and dates back to 1038 AD. It is one of Dublin's finest historic buildings, and is open to the public.
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Merrion Square West, beside the National Gallery, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 F627
Our exhibitions have changed very little in over a century. The ground floor is dedicated to Irish animals, featuring giant deer skeletons and a variety of mammals, birds and fish. The upper floors of the building were laid out in the 19th Century in a sc
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73 Dame Street, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 K135
Dating back to the 1800s, this Victorian music hall-style theatre has a capacity of 1,300. It presents an eclectic schedule of variety shows, musicals, operettas, concerts, ballet, comedy, and drama.
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26 Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1, Ireland, D01 K0F1
For over 90 years, the Abbey has been the national theatre of Ireland and home of the world-famed abbey Players. The original theatre, destroyed in a 1951 fire, was replaced in 1966 by the current modern 600-seat building.
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29 Lower Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 E932
Temporarily CLOSED. Situated in the heart of Dublins fashionable Georgian streets, this is a unique museum - a restored four-story town house that reflects the lifestyle of a Dublin middle-class family during the period 1790 to 1820.
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St. Patrick's Close, Dublin 8, Ireland, D08 H6X3
This is Ireland's largest church, and was founded next to a well where St Patrick is said to have baptised in 450AD. Most of the building work dates back to the 13th century.
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Kildare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Built in the 1880s, this holds exhibitions such as the Viking Exhibition, the War of Independence Exhibition, many priceless items are on display, and is well worth a visit.
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Kildare St, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 A272
The government obtained this building, originally built for the Duke of Leinster in 1745, in 1922 for parliamentary use and then bought the entire building two years later.
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Merrion Square West, Dublin 2, Ireland, D02 K303
2,000 works from all around Europe and world-famous paintings can be found here.
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