A visit to the state rooms is a must, such elegance. I walked around with guide book in hand and enjoyed everything I saw.
About Dublin Castle
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This is a series of buildings that are by all accounts ancient and very cool, but it isn't what you think a castle should look like. I don't think anyone lived there but much history, ceremonial, happened here and there is a lot of antiquities...More
First my bias - I could not understand 90% of the paid government guide - their Eastern European accent was simply indecipherable... which meant the 1000 tour through the catacombs was wasted. Leaving the remainder of the tour better on one’s own. Signage is straightforward...More
for ten euros, go experience it. its not a huge museum, but it gives a concise history of royalty in dublin, and how many people have visited it.
We visited Dublin Castle as part of a tour. We started in the courtyard, looking around at the various art set above entries and arches. Inside, we were treated to some wonderful stories of visiting dignitaries including England's Prince Charles and Queen Elizabeth. The rooms...More
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Very interesting place to understand Irish history. We are members of English Heritage so got in free.
Thanks for visiting and leaving us a review, James! We're glad you enjoyed your experience here in Dublin Castle and hope you visited many great sites with your English Heritage Card!
We walked by without every noticing it. So went back and checked it out. It wasn't something I would visit again in the future.
You can visit Dublin Castle and view the outside - it is all very interesting and historic and well worth the walk. You don't need to go inside to get the drift of the place but if you do, you'll find it well worth it....More
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If you have little time a walk by will do you just fine. If you have more time get there early (like as soon as they open) and get tickets for a tour. It really is worth the 10 euro, but not necessary to appreciate...More
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