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Trinity College Dublin

Grafton St. | College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 896 1000
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Dublin Historical Walking Tour
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Early Access: Book of Kells Including Exterior Tour of Dublin Castle
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Dublin Luxury Small-Group Tour including St Patrick's Cathedral
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The building facade of Trinity College is among many constructed since the foundation of the College on March 13th, 1592. The design is attributed to Theodore Jacobsen, a London-based amateur architect, with the collaboration of Henry Keene and John Sanderson.
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Grafton St. | College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
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Reviewed yesterday

The college is beautiful. Be sure to take the tour from the students in the "funny looking robes" which includes a ticket to the Book of Kells. I preferred The Long Hall, loved seeing the books arranged by size.

Thank jrwingfield
Reviewed yesterday

Trinity College is a beautiful campus to just walk around and take a look. I found it particularly interesting because I work at a university.

Thank samy-girl
Reviewed yesterday

As I was entertaining a friend from the UK, I went to view the Book of Kells on the 26/7/17. It was terribly disappointing. For two people we were charged a family rate of 26 euro. A family rate applies to two adults and two...More

1  Thank Anna Marie G
Reviewed yesterday

We used the summer accommodation which is great value for money compared to hotels in the city, granted they are student rooms so not luxurious but they are comfortable, normally two single rooms to a block with a shared bathroom shower and kitchen/lounge, with cooking...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A recent graduate of trinity college led our 40-minute tour. Good background information about architecture and current student residents. Price of tour included book of Kells and library. We enjoyed it but was often difficult to hear the tour guide.

Thank Debbie V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Trinity College is located near shops and pubs in Dublin. Great location and so much to see here. Book of Kells and the Library.

Thank bulldog59
Reviewed 2 days ago

The campus is open for you to walk around after visiting The Book of Kells, be sure to be respectful of the students that are attending.

Thank mcdonough6
Reviewed 2 days ago

As you walk through the entry way you exit into the most beautiful campus you will ever see. It is so well maintained. We just walked the campus for a couple of hours looking at everything we could. That night we made online reservations for...More

Thank broro777
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Seeing the book of Kells and the college is a fine trip. I would not wait in line to see the book however . That was a bit disappointing ... but obviously you can't photograph it and you see just a few pages . Exhibit...More

Thank zuni P
Reviewed 2 days ago

An architectural delight ... an historical gem ... and, not least, the fascinating and unique 'Book of Kell' A must for any visitor, of any age, to Dublin

Thank J0anDunla0ghaire
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Kaite99
If we want to get a tour, should we book ahead of time or can we sign up when we arrive? What is recommended? Also are there tours on the weekend too or just during the week? I assume we should definitely do a tour rather than walk through ourselves?
31 May 2017|
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Response from Milo528 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on when you are travelling - check the website and err on the side of caution and book a tour would be my suggestion. And leave some room to wander around Dublin City. You might want to take a walking tour or a... More
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Alan W
Don't have access to a printer. Is there a will call window to pick up tickets ordered online?
28 May 2017|
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Response from nanetdlsu | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can get ticket inside the bookstore. The queue is not that long when we got there. No need to worry about getting a ticket.
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amberkunz15
Has anyone stayed in the student housing during their trip to Dublin? Would you recommend it?
21 May 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
The student housing in Dublin is excellent. Better than I expected.
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