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Kilmainham, Co. Dublin

A representation of Cill Mhaighneann c. 700AD

Kilmainham is a suburb of Dublin south of the River Liffey and west of the city centre, in the Dublin 8 postal district.
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On this page you can see a map of Kilmainham, see what's on in Kilmainham, find out how to get to Kilmainham, find things to see and do in Kilmainham, visit local websites for Kilmainham, find Hotels in Kilmainham, browse restaurants in Kilmainham.

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Bus to Kilmainham

  • Dublin Bus provide an extensive local bus service to Dublin City and its suburbs and surrounds. The following Dublin Bus routes serve Kilmainham:
    • 122:
      • Ashington Gardens - Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children
      • Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children - Ashington Gardens
    • 123:
      • Ard Scoil Ris - Walkinstown Road
      • Walkinstown Road - Ard Scoil Ris
    • 13:
      • Bus Garage - Nangor Rd.
      • Nangor Rd. - Bus Garage
    • 25A:
      • Esker Drive - Merrion Street
      • Merrion Street - Esker Drive
    • 25B:
      • Merrion Street - Railway Station
      • Railway Station - Merrion Street
    • 25X:
      • Meadowview Grove - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Meadowview Grove
    • 40:
      • Liffey Valley Shop Cen - Mellowes Park
      • Mellowes Park - Liffey Valley Shop Cen
    • 51D:
      • Cinema - Woodford Court
      • Laurel Park - Pembroke Lane
    • 66X:
      • Kingsbury - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Kingsbury
    • 67X:
      • Salesian College - University College Dublin
      • University College Dublin - Old Greenfield Road
    • 68:
      • Business Park - Hawkins St
      • Hawkins St - Business Park
    • 68A:
      • Hawkins St - Luby Road
      • Luby Road - Hawkins St
    • 69:
      • Green Lane - Hawkins St
      • Hawkins St - Green Lane
    • 79:
      • Adsill's Row - Spiddal Park
      • Spiddal Park - Adsill's Row
    • 79A:
      • Adsill's Row - Park West Road
      • Park West Road - Adsill's Row
  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Kilmainham:
    • 25N:
      • Castlegate Way
    • 67N:
      • R406
    • 69N:
      • Citywest Golf Club
  • Bus routes operated by Mortons Coaches:
    • City Centre - Citywest:
      • Citywest Road
      • Westmoreland Street
  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 124:
      • Dublin (Busras) - Portlaoise (Laois Shopping Centre N80)
      • Portlaoise (Meehan Court N80) - Dublin (Belfield)
    • 126:
      • Dublin (DCU) - Kildare (Boyles)
      • Kildare (Opp Boyles) - Dublin (Belfield)
    • 126N:
      • Dublin (Halfpenny Bridge) - Newbridge (Opp Ryans Bar)
      • Newbridge (Ryans Bar) - Dublin (Busras)
    • 130:
      • Athy (C Bar Leinster Street) - Dublin (Busras)
      • Dublin (Busras) - Kilcullen (Fraser Garage)

Things to See and Do in Kilmainham

Kilmainham Gaol Kilmainham Gaol

Inchicore Rd, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
Built in 1792 it is IrelandÂ’s most famous disused prison. It held throughout the years many famous Nationalists and Republicans in members of the Society of United Irishmen (1798), Young Irelanders (c1840s), Fenians and Land agitators, Parnell, Davitt. Th

Irish Museum of Modern Art Irish Museum of Modern Art

Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
The Irish Museum of Modern Art is Ireland's leading national institution for the collection and presentation of modern and contemporary art. The Museum presents a wide variety of art and artists' ideas in a dynamic programme of exhibitions, which regularl

Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8

Hotels in Kilmainham

Radisson BLU Royal Hotel Dublin Radisson BLU Royal Hotel Dublin

Golden Lane, Dublin 8
Set beside St Patrick's Cathedral the Radisson Dublin BLU is just a 5-minute walk from Dublin Castle. It has large air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and a French brasserie.

Hilton Dublin Kilmainham Hilton Dublin Kilmainham

Inchicore Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
With views of Dublin city, Hilton Dublin Kilmainham hotel is just a short drive from the city centre and walking distance from Heuston Intercity Railway Station. It has picturesque views of Phoenix Park.

Restaurants in Kilmainham

Cinnamon Restaurant at Hilton Dublin Kilmainham Hotel Cinnamon Restaurant at Hilton Dublin Kilmainham Hotel

Hilton Hotel, South Circular Road, Kilmainham, Co. Dublin
Wake up to chilled juices, freshly baked muffins, eggs to order, a frothy cappuccino or a selection of fruit salads, compotes and yoghurt's in the bright, buzzing morning atmosphere of Cinnamon Restaurant.

Itsa @ IMMA Itsa @ IMMA

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Co. Dublin

La Dolce Vita (Kilmainham) La Dolce Vita (Kilmainham)

758/760 South Circular Road, South Dublin, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
All our food and sauces are freshly prepared and cooked by our chef resulting in a delicious taste that La Dolce Vita are proud to serve.

LimeTree Cafe LimeTree Cafe

Kilmainham Square, Inchicore Road, Kilmainham, Co. Dublin
Located opposite Kilmainham Gaol, LimeTree Cafe is a great place to relax after a visit to the Gaol or nearby Kilmainham Hospital. LimeTree Cafe is focussed on using quality Irish ingredients in all their food. LimeTree cafe is open for breakfast an

Sure Bar @ Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Sure Bar @ Radisson Blu Royal Hotel

Golden Lane, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin
Sure Bar: Style and Substance!

The Patriots Inn The Patriots Inn

760 South Circular Road Kilmainham, South Circular, Dublin 8
History beckons! Thoroughly Dublin pub at the very end of the South Circular Rd in the shadow of Kilmainham Gaol. Robust good time regulars at the weekends, sometimes busy with Karaoke craic if you're into that kind of thing. Reasonable prices with a

Union 8

740 South Circular Rd, Kilmainham, Co. Dublin
Union8 is a new contemporary neighbourhood Eatery situated in the heart of the vibrant residential, cultural & business district of Dublin 8. Close to Kilmainham Gaol, IMMA, St. James's Hospital and Hilton Hotel Kilmainham.

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Pubs & Nightlife

Kilmainham Pubs and Nightlife: An essential part of Ireland's social life and a must for every visitor.

Map of Kilmainham