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Royal Irish Academy

19 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 676 2570
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RIA Dublin

Situated in two buildings on each side of Dawson Street, this museum is well worth a visit, not too... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2015
Theycallitmadness
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Dublin, Ireland
A hidden treasure -- recommended! And it's free :-)

This is a wonderful institution, a chance to see inside a stunning and historic Dublin building... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2014
Bhimeann
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1 Apr 2015
“RIA Dublin”
19 Feb 2014
“A hidden treasure -- recommended! And it's free :-)”
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19 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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+353 1 676 2570
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Reviewed 1 April 2015

Situated in two buildings on each side of Dawson Street, this museum is well worth a visit, not too far from the tourist track either, in fact right in the heart of it!!

Thank Theycallitmadness
Reviewed 19 February 2014

This is a wonderful institution, a chance to see inside a stunning and historic Dublin building, and an amazing library. We got to see Thomas Moore's harp, and a glorious historic manuscript, and sat on the benches from Grattan's Parliament. It's a national treasure, and...More

Thank Bhimeann
Reviewed 28 November 2012

This is a venerable institution in Irish intellectual life, being the academy for the sciences, humanities and social sciences. The lovely building is a splendid home for it. Academy membership numbers over 450, election based in recognition of academic achievements. Only a small number of...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 7 June 2012

I made a special appointment to see the Cathach. The staff was most accomodating, and what a thrill for me to see it. Unfortunately, since they weren't open on the weekend, we had to see it Monday morning, the day we were scheduled to leave...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2011

The exhibit for King Tuts tomb was spectacular, the price moderate, and the facility was perfect. They even allowed photos, with no flash.

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