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Built in 1745, this beautiful building inspired the making of the White House and now serves as the Irish Parliament.
Kildare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 618 3000
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Had the chance to book a (free) tour of Leinster House Parliament Building and was it worth the visit! Such an historical building and so much work keeping it the beautiful state it is in. A lovely gentleman gave us a very interesting talk on...More

4  Thank Christy_Luv2
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 August 2015

People usually complain about politicians being rude and arrogant but it was the stewards in Leinster House that are the worst. I went on a tour and the way I was spoken to was completely disgraceful! I was shouted at and spoken to in a...More

2  Thank Byrne A
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

The house was built in 1745, and has been the seat of the Irish Parliament since 1922 when it was formed, it is currently undergoing a significant refurbishment, which considering its 270 year vintage is probably well deserved

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful historic building and as an unique citizen of 4.5 million other unique Irish & New Irish citizens I am proud of our heritage. Also I am proud of the fact that we embraced our colonial masters and kept what they left...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

It was a good experience. But do go after the renovations are done, the pictures will not have scaffolding from the outside and you will get more access to other areas in the inside.

Thank Shyamis
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We stopped by but were unable to go in as tickets were not available, or booking arrangements needed to be make beforehand. However, we took some pictures, and learned about the architecture.

Thank GinnyKelowna
Reviewed 4 November 2017

If you are as lucky as us to have Pauric as your guide you’ll find this a very interesting and informative tour! He informed and entertained from beginning to end and caters for all ages from the very young kids that were in the group...More

Thank shaz01131
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very interesting free tour, but usually have to sign up in advance, as capacity controlled. Very personable guide shows you the chamber, tells you how the government works, a bit about politics, and even something of the history of Irish independence. It's beautiful building, inside...More

Thank Quasimama
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I was only able to view it from outside as it was off limits while I was there. Maybe it was because...I happened to be there at the exact moment that members of Parliament and a spokesman or two came out and it was announced...More

Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My son and I were in Dublin a couple of weeks ago. A month before leaving Canada, we sent an email to Leinster house to book a tour of parliament. Sadly, we never received a reply. On the Monday, the day before leaving, we went...More

Thank TwinBoysMom
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Leinster house is located between the national library and national museum where is near saint Stephen green If you want to visit leinster house you must go to the website and email the government for book a guide If you booked successfully you will receive...More

Thank Travel814183
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Leinster House is one of the important landmarks in Dublin . The house is beautiful. I went there with my friends from school last year . It was a great day out .

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