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Rathfarnham, Co. Dublin

Rathfarnham or Rathfarnam is a Southside suburb of Dublin, Ireland. It is south of Terenure, east of Templeogue, and is in the postal districts of Dublin 14 and 16. It is within the administrative areas of both Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown and South Dublin County Councils.

The area of Rathfarnham includes Whitechurch, Nutgrove, Ballyboden and Ballyroan. Historical sites in the Rathfarnham townlands include: Kilmashogue, Mount Venus, Tibradden and Taylors Grange.
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Bus to Rathfarnham

  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Rathfarnham:
    • 15N:
      • Kiltipper Way
  • Dublin Bus provide an extensive local bus service to Dublin City and its suburbs and surrounds. The following Dublin Bus routes serve Rathfarnham:
    • 15B:
      • Sir John Rogerson's Qy - Stocking Avenue Opposite Dalriada Estate
      • Stocking Avenue Opposite Dalriada Estate - Sir John Rogerson's Qy
    • 16:
      • Kingston - Terminals 1 and 2
      • Terminals 1 and 2 - Kingston
    • 16C:
      • Kingston - St. Martin's Chapel
      • Terminals 1 and 2 - Cathedral Street
    • 17:
      • DART Station - Rialto Parish Centre
      • Rialto Parish Centre - DART Station
    • 61:
      • Liberty Hall - Rockbrook
      • Rockbrook - Liberty Hall
    • 75:
      • De Vesci Terrace - The Square
      • The Square - De Vesci Terrace

Things to See and Do in Rathfarnham

Marlay Park

Rathfarnham, Dublin 14
Marlay Park is a 300 acre (121 hectares) suburban public park located in Rathfarnham in the administrative area of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, in Co. Dublin, Ireland. Lying about ten kilometres (six miles) from Dublin city centre. The parkland comprises woodl

Rathfarnham Castle Rathfarnham Castle

Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland
The date of the foundation of the Castle is uncertain, but recent research would suggest 1583 as the most likely date. The Castle has a colourful and interesting history with 18th century interiors by Sir William Chambers and James Athenian Stuart and was

The Pearse Museum The Pearse Museum

Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16, Ireland
Former school run by Patrick Pearse, now a museum in beautiful grounds. Attractions include exhibitions, a nature study room with attractive displays on Irish flora and fauna and an audio-visual show entitled "This Man Kept a School".

Self-Catering Accommodation in Rathfarnham

Pavilion View Pavilion View

Pavilion View, 127-131 Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin 6
Offering a garden and sun terrace, Pavilion View is situated in Dublin, 1.4 km from St. Stephen's Green. St. Patrick's Cathedral is 1.6 km from the property. Free WiFi is provided and free private parking is available on site.

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Pubs & Nightlife

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

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