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Glasnevin Cemetery and Museum are both the guardians and storytellers for over 1.5 million people. From the ordinary to the truly extraordinary, these people helped shape the Ireland of today. We want to share their stories and times with you...more
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If you like history you’ll enjoy this venue. Lots of famous people buried here. Take the tour, as the info you receive ( w/o the tour ) is scant and really could be improved immensely. ( map very inadequate) Staff on the desk were ,...More
Great day out in Glasnevin cemetery. Take the guided tour it's well worth it. Gives you are great insight into the famous and infamous buried in Dublins biggest cemetery.
They have a lovely cafe there too where you can get a nice cuppa on a...More
This is a must visit in Dublin. The guided tour (we took the one at 2:30pm with the reading/acting of Patrick Pearse’s speech- amazing!) was so sad yet inspiring.
This tour is not just for Irish citizens. As tourists we were warmly welcomed into what...More
Our guide took us through the centuries, how our ancestors and heroes died almost as interesting as how they lived. A few odd characters thrown in for good measure! Perfect Hallowe'en entertainment. Niall our guide is a history teacher, can't recall my history classes being...More
I brought a group of 14 American tourists here and even though they had only a bare grasp of Irish history and recognised few literary figures, they enjoyed the tour. On the other hand, I was star struck, visiting the resting places of my historical...More
Thank Teresa W
Glasnevin Cemet... M, Digital Marketing Officer at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago
Thanks for the review Teresa - glad that you guys had a good time here.
I traveled with my son to Glasnevin Cemetery from Belfast, we did the walking tour with Paddy as our guide. At the start of the tour Paddy asked us all were we for from, there was a good mix with Dubliners’, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong...More
This is such a vast place that you could spend a few hours walking around. Many of the most famous of Irish characters are buried here. Too many to write about here.
Brendan Behan, the writer, Eamonn De Valera, Irish president, Kevin Barry, executed and...More
we had a guided tour, so interesting, it was wonderful. Even in the light rain, our tour guide, Kiera, I think has been there less then a year, but so knowledgable! If I go back to Dublin, I would go here again.