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GPO Witness History is located within the historic GPO in Dublin City Centre

GPO Witness History is centrally located on O'Connell Street in Dublin City Centre and it is close to all major transport links.

Opening Hours

  • Monday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Last Admission 4:30 pm
  • Sunday and Bank Holidays: 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Last admission 4:30 pm
  • Closed New Year’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and St. Stephen’s Day (Dec 26th)

Ticket Prices

  • Adult - €14.00
  • Family From €37.00
  • Child (0-5 years) Free
  • Child (over 5 years) from €7.00
  • Student €9.00
  • Seniors (65+) €9.00

For discount rates please book online and click here


Visitor Information

Visit Duration

  • Approximately one hour

Visit Types

  • The visit is a self-guided experience. Guided tours for groups (10 people and over) may be arranged by booking in advance with our reservations office by email: reservations@shannonheritage.com or Tel: +353 61 711222.

Tour Times

Guided Tours are offered for individuals daily at 3:30pm. There is also a guided tour at 11:00 am on Saturdays.  Capacity is limited, pre-book to avoid disappointment.

  • Adult Guided Tour - €18.00
  • Student Guided Tour - €16.00

Discounts

  • Book online for best rates

Audio guides

  • Languages available: Irish, English, German, French, Italian and Spanish

Access

  • Disabled lift access and toilet facilities available

How To Reach Us

Bus - 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 www.dublinbus.ie or www.buseireann.ie

Luas - The GPO is a three minute walk from the Abbey Street stop on the Luas Red Line. If you are taking the Luas Green Line, disembark at the 'O'Connell - GPO stop' on O’Connell Street. Visit www.luas.ie

Walking - 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 will see the GPO on the left-hand side.

Driving - GPO Witness History is easily accessible from all main road routes. There are many public car parks nearby. The closest parking facility is Best Car Parks Arnotts. Our visitors may avail of a special daily parking rate of €10 when they present their GPO Witness History admission ticket to the car park attendant. This rate is only valid on the date shown on the ticket.


Café and Gift Shop

Our café and gift shop are open to the public.

Our light filled courtyard café is set in an oasis of calm amid the hustle and bustle of O’Connell Street. It is the ideal place to meet up with friends for a coffee or to enjoy our range of delicious delights such as freshly baked scones, salads, homemade soups, sandwiches and tasty treats.

Our gift shop stocks an array of quality gift items including jewellery, scarfs, hats, books and souvenirs. Both the cafe and gift shop are open to the public.


Membership

Shannon Heritage is constantly looking at ways to enhance our customer experiences with value adding products and services

We are delighted to offer our customers an Annual Membership programme that offers many benefits to users. 

Both cards offer special admission rates to all Shannon Heritage day visitor attractions and evening entertainments in Counties: Clare, Limerick, Galway and Dublin. 

Members can also avail of discounts on all purchases at Shannon Heritage operated Tea Rooms and Gift Shops.


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