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The GPO, in the heart of Dublin’s city centre, was the communications hub of Ireland and the centre of events during the 1916 Easter Rebellion - more commonly referred to as the 1916 Rising.
This new world class attraction brings to life the personal stories of those involved and impacted upon by this event, which was the catalyst for the foundation of the democratic state.
- Read the 1916 proclamation – one of the most important documents of modern Irish history
- Experience eye witness accounts of the dramatic events
- Observe authentic artefacts of the era
- Café and retail gift store overlooking the historic courtyard
New Attraction. Will Open Year Round from March 28, 2016
Daily 09:30 - 17:30
Closed: December 24 to 26
Last admission: 1 hour before closing
Approx. visit duration: 90 minutes
Student (with valid ID): €7.50
Child (aged 4-17): €5.00
Toddler (aged 0-3): Free
Family (2 adults & 2 children): €25.00
Family (2 adults & 3 children): €26.00
Family (2 adults & up to 6 children): €30.00
Other Useful Information
DINING / REFRESHMENTS
Café overlooking the historic courtyard.
Retail gift store on-site.
Paid car and coach parking available nearby.
The GPO is the one of Dublin City centre’s main buildings on the main O’ Connell Street. It is serviced by the Luas and several bus routes.GPO Witness History Nearby Attractions