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Opening Hours

Open Monday – Sunday

Mon – Fri – 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Last Admission 4:30 pm

Sat & Sun – 10.00 am – 5.30 pm
Last admission 4.30 pm

July & August Late Opening
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday – 9 am – 6.30 pm
Last admission 5.30 pm

Closed New Year’s Day, St.Patrick’s Day,
Easter Sunday, Christmas Eve,
Christmas Day and St. Stephen’s Day (Dec 26th)

Please arrive five minutes before your booked start time.

The experience

Visit duration:
Approximately one hour
Visit Types:
The visit is a self- guided experience. Guided tours for groups (10 pax and over) may be arranged by booking in advance with our reservations office (additional cost applies).
Tour Times:
Guided Tours are offered for individuals daily at 11:00 am, 2:00pm, 3:30pm. Pre-booking is not necessary (additional cost applies, subject to availability)
Adult €10.00
Family From €25.00
Child (0-5 years) Free
Child (over 5 years) From €5.00
Student €7:50
Seniors (65-70) €7.50
Over 70 years €5.00
Disabled lift access and toilet facilities available
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how to reach us


The GPO is situated at the heart of Dublin city on O’Connell Street. It is easily reachable by Dublin Bus as well as Bus Éireann and other national bus companies. For more information visit or


The GPO is a three minute walk from the Abbey Street stop on the Luas Red Line. If you’re taking the Luas Green Line, disembark at the St Stephen’s Green stop and head north towards O’Connell Street. Visit


The GPO is within easy walking distance of city centre hotels, Luas, DART, mainline rail and bus services. From O’Connell Bridge, the GPO is a short walk north along O’Connell Street. You’ll see the GPO on the left-hand side.


The GPO is easily accessible from all main road routes. There are many public car parks nearby. Use the map below to plan your visit.

GPO Witness History

General Post Office, O’Connell Street Lower, Dublin 1, D01 F5P2. Ireland

+ 353 (0) 1 872 1916
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General Visitor Information

  • You can enter the exhibition at the time listed on your GPO Witness History ticket/confirmation. Please note, if you are late you may not be allowed to enter.
  • Once you’ve left the building, you will be unable to re-enter.
  • Photography is allowed for private, non-commercial use unless otherwise stated (however we would ask you to refrain from using flash photography).
  • There are no storage facilities available at GPO Witness History so please limit the items that you bring with you.
  • Relax afterwards in our Café overlooking the courtyard. Only food and drinks purchased from the Café may be consumed in the designated areas.


This iconic venue will also be available for events.
For further information Tel: + 353 (0) 1 872 1916 email:

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