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Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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Kilmainham Gaol Museum

26,639 Reviews
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Rusmir wrote a review Yesterday
Dublin, Ireland48 contributions2 helpful votes
Brilliant way to end your Easter Rising tour, as Kilmainham Gaol is the place where Conolly and others were executed. Museum/Jail is located in center city north-west side, the best way of getting there from city centre is by using a tram - red luas line, direction from Abbey street / Jervis towards Tallaght. Tour lasts between 45 mins and 1 hour and it's telling sad, brave and heartbreaking story in regards to Easter Rising. I will highly recommend to book tickets online, because attraction is very popular and all the times fully booked, so you won't be dissapointed if you just walk in and they refuse you, because all the tours for a day are being sold out. For a longer stay 7+ days this is a must see spot.
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Date of experience: October 2019
KerryDirector wrote a review Sep. 18
Tralee, Ireland413 contributions140 helpful votes
Kilmainham Gaol is Well organised given the current Covid restrictions and very efficient staff knowledgeable tour guide fantastic historic venue ,
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Date of experience: September 2020
aliandariel wrote a review Sep. 17
Ferrara, Italy180 contributions1 helpful vote
booked our tickets one month in advance. the guards at the entrance door were friendly and welcoming - even during these strange covid times. the tour started on time and was rich of details and anecdotes, but somewhat lacking in empathy and human connection, more so when telling about gruesome and sad events such as the ones that took place in kilmainham... maybe it’s just the vibe of the place compared to the “tourist attraction” pretences that created some sort of dystopic effect. worth experiencing anyway.
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Date of experience: September 2020
Rose t wrote a review Sep. 14
Dubai, United Arab Emirates6 contributions3 helpful votes
I just wanted to say what an amazing experience I had on this tour. Michael is a great story teller and made the experience for me. Great tour would highly recommend.
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Date of experience: September 2020
Joe A wrote a review Sep. 14
Swindon, United Kingdom10 contributions2 helpful votes
We had Michael who was very passionate and knowledgeable, he gave us a great tour of the jail and even helped answer all our questions in the museum, we had a few! We didnt know much about the Irish history but here you can see a learn what its all about! Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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