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Garda Museum & Archives

Dublin Castle, Records Tower, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 666 9998
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Worthy of a major detour

This wee treasure down an alley and hard by the Dublin Castle Giftshop (a definite miss) is... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
RCPO
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Irish Police Museum

Small and compact but very well put together. Covering the history of the police in Ireland. The... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Harry M
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22 Nov 2017
“Worthy of a major detour”
3 Nov 2017
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Dublin Castle, Records Tower, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This wee treasure down an alley and hard by the Dublin Castle Giftshop (a definite miss) is interesting, exceptionally well curated, interesting, historically grounded, and covers the period before the Republic, during the Troubles, and through the amalgamation. They have made it interesting for all...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Small and compact but very well put together. Covering the history of the police in Ireland. The displays are informative and well balanced. Definitely worth a trip. You need to look out for the entrance as it is a little hard to find.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my partner and her family, very interesting exhibits showing the history behind the Garda and their predecessors, would recommend to anyone with an interest in Irish or police history

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Now located in different part of castle near entrance from dame street. Good tour, kids would love it. Not always open as stated on website, check ahead.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Jesli interesuje cie historia, umundurowanie, ordery oraz inne atrakcje zwiazane z policja Irlandzka to bardzo polecam. Ciekawa atrakcja jest mozliwosc ubrania policyjnej kamizelki i zasiasc na oryginalnym policyjnym motocyklu. Muzeum malutkie ale warto. If you are interested in history, uniforms, orders and other attractions associated...More

Thank Fazzy74
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

With this being the 100 years memorial of the Easter rising in Ireland, my Grandfather stood on the British side of the fence, being a member of Dublin's predecessors to Ireland's police force the Garda Siochana, then called the Dublin Metropolitan police. He was in...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2012

I took some colleagues from overseas to visit the Garda Museum in Dublin Castle and found that it was reeking in history. This is situated in the "Records Tower" and the one remaining part of the original Dublin Castle and has been handed over to...More

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