One of the largest unoccupied gaols in Europe, covering some of the most heroic and tragic events in Ireland's emergence as a modern nation from 1780s to the 1920s.
Attractions include a major exhibition detailing the political and penal history of the prison and its restoration. The tour of the prison includes an audio-visual show.
Tours may be arranged for visitors with special needs by prior arrangement.
Kilmainham Gaol has received the TripAdvisor "Travellers' Choice Award 2014", making it a one of Dublin's most popular attractions.
The Camden Court Hotel is located just a 25 minute walk from Kilmainham Gaol. The 4 star hotel offers many benefits to its guests, including:
Enjoy a relaxing and hassle-free visit to the Camden Court Hotel. Located in the heart of South Dublin City, this hotel boasts an excellent convenient location, along with incredible service from our friendly staff.