Liberties and Historic Quarter

Guided Tour of Kilmainham Gaol Museum

Kilmainham Gaol Museum

A visit to Kilmainham Gaol will take you on a journey through Irish history. You will discover the stories of people held here as ordinary criminals alongside those who fought for Irish independence. From the 1798 rebellion, to the 1916 Easter Rising, the Anglo-Irish War (1919-21), to the devastation of the Irish Civil War (1922-23) all these important events have a chapter in the story of Kilmainham Gaol.

Highlights of the tour include access to the ground floor corridors, Victorian East Wing, the prison yards, and the Stonebreaker’s Yard. Please arrive 15 minutes before your tour time. The guided tour takes 30-35 minutes.

Genres: Heritage (Tangible | Intangible)
Age Suitability: Not suitable for children
Features: Wheelchair accessible
Address: Kilmainham Gaol Museum, Inchicore Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, Ireland
Phone: 014535984
Locations: Liberties and Historic Quarter
Event Start Time (pm)
5 pm
5.30 pm
6 pm
6.30 pm
7 pm
7.30 pm
Event End Time (pm)
5.30 pm
6 pm
6.30 pm
7 pm
7.30 pm
8 pm
Booking required
Fully Booked