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GPO & GPO Witness History Visitor Centre

O'Connell St Lower | Dublin 1, Dublin D01 F5P2, Ireland
+353 1 872 1916
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“bullet holes” (121 reviews)
“post office” (251 reviews)
“easter rising” (216 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
O'Connell St Lower | Dublin 1, Dublin D01 F5P2, Ireland
+353 1 872 1916
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We arrived en spec as we were passing and managed to book onto a guided tour Wonderful service and very reasonable prices The tour guide Alex was excellent A truly historical monument not to be missed Very interesting and enlightening

Thank Taur033
Reviewed yesterday

It might be just the Post Office but it had a central role in the Easter Uprising. Its a lovely building- rebuilt after being shelled- but its the exhibition that you need to see if you want to understand a bit about Irish History. Well...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently opened (or updated) this is a wonderful presentation of the 1916 uprising and subsequent history.

Thank sharon33191
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This exhibit was wonderful and moving ... the resilience of the Irish people is astounding ... the guide got us involed in the events of the rebellion from the start of the tour ... her knowledge, enthuiasm and involement in the story of the rebellion...More

Thank suzanne d
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great visit here. Lots of interactive exhibits. Great accessible representation of a fascinating period of Irish history. Will be back for sure. Building is looking amazing.

Thank JMBFDublin
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is situated inside the GPO building. It offers an interesting insight into Irish history. Don't miss the short film. Well worth watching.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit was fantastic - plenty of information about the Risings, and it "debunked" a few myths for us (not Irish). The movie was excellent.

Thank Alice G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit here. Lots of history and information that helps you understand the history of Dublin. The short film is a must watch

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The GPO history Centre is a great Centre to understand how Ireland became a republic. The exhibition is very modern and thought provoking. Highly recommend!

Thank Darryl M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful exhibition in terms of information art if acts from the time audio system which allows you to listen to what happened in Ireland in 1926

Thank Geraldine K
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We want to make the guided tour. Do you need to arrive early?
20 May 2017|
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Response from Jeanne M | Reviewed this property |
We booked for a tour on line before we left the US and gave in our printed tickets at reception but then didn't take the tour, we selfguided with the audio guides. The exhibit is very well done and I strongly suggest a... More
dax R
Is the attraction in other languages? Spanish for instance?. My family won't understand it if there is no translation.
4 January 2017|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
Dear dax R, thanks for your enquiry, we offer Spanish audio guides which cost €1 per audio guide in addition to the entrance fee. Regards John
Do we need to book?
19 May 2016|
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Response from kenrickfamily | Reviewed this property |
Not that i know of , we just paid and went on in .