One of the best places to go with kids in Dublin is the family friendly Dublin Castle. As one of Dublin’s best tourist attractions, Dublin Castle is located in the heart of Dublin city on Dame Street and is on route from Trinity College to Christchurch Cathedral.
Dublin Castle History
Steeped in history, this beautiful castle is an amazingly restored 13th century landmark full of culture. Built in 1204, it was once a military fortress and prison amongst other things. The 44,000 square metre property includes 2 museums, 2 beautiful landscaped gardens, 2 coffee shops government buildings and an international conference centre. It also includes the State Apartments which are recognised as the most important state rooms in Ireland. Visitors can also take a wander into the Chester Beatty Library and the Revenue Museum. Those who wish to view the State Apartments can only do so through a guided tour and tickets must be purchased.
Dublin Castle Events
Dublin Castle also has many private conference and dining facilities. These include the Main Conference Hall, Bedford Hall Suite, Coach House, West Range Suite, the State Apartments and George’s Hall.
Dublin castle is undoubtedly one of Dublin’s top tourist attractions.
Hotel Near Dublin Castle
Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge is just an 11 minute drive from Dublin Castle so you get travel to the attraction within minutes.LESS INFORMATION