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Trinity College Dublin

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The building facade of Trinity College is among many constructed since the foundation of the College on March 13th, 1592. The design is attributed to Theodore Jacobsen, a London-based amateur architect, with the collaboration of Henry Keene and John...more
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Grafton St. | College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 896 1000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a lovely historic collage !We enjoyed the library with the thousands of books here! Recognized as Ireland’s top university and recognized world wide as a top educational Facility.

1  Thank rickcardo
Reviewed yesterday

Looking to hear groups of young people walk around Hogwarts talking about what car daddy got them for there birthdays well you've come to the right place,.........ZERO pints sold here aswell

1  Thank iLovePints
Reviewed yesterday

We took the student-led tour, which isn't all that expensive. Very well-done and informative. Great old buildings.

2  Thank the0b0ld
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Take a stroll around Trinity College if you get a chance when in Dublin. On a nice day you can sit on a bench at the sports grounds and enjoy the sun.

1  Thank oharasteph
Reviewed 2 days ago

Trinity College has amazing history and is a beautiful place to visit. Be sure to wait for one of their delightful tour guides as they impart valuable history and current insight that makes it an enriched experience.

2  Thank SanFrancisco1onthego
Reviewed 2 days ago

The student led tour at Trinity College provides an interesting perspective on student life (past and present), with the Book of Kells at the conclusion of the tour. The line for the Book can be long, but moves fairly quickly. The real gem of this...More

2  Thank Alexis D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved seeing Trinity College! It was so beautiful inside and out! The long library is amazing, and the Book of Kells is fascinating! This is a must see in Ireland! You can walk around the grounds (free) and some parts of the school. You do...More

1  Thank Erin G
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Trinity College is a nice place to spend a few hours. It is a little over-rated, but Harry Potter Fans will enjoy it.

1  Thank Tvler8
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Women have fought long and hard for freedom In 1904 the first women students were accepted into Trinity College, against the wishes of the Provost Salmon who declared “women will enter Trinity over my dead body!” He is buried there and indeed women are entering...More

1  Thank Ginny G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really nice College/University with expansive areas to sit on the grass and enjoy a meal. They have good restrooms and easy to locate in the college. Walk the grounds, sit on the park benches, and have a picnic. Beautiful architecture and a great place to...More

1  Thank ReadySetJet4ever
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17 October 2018|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking. Public transport is quite good. My husband & I could have spent the whole day there. It is absolutely fascinating. If you are interested in history & value the past it is a haven. Hope you enjoy it. I do... More
17 October 2018|
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Response from ReadySetJet4ever | Reviewed this property |
Hi......yes there is a fee and my suggestion is that you purchase the tickets online before going to Trinity college and/or to see the Book of Kells. There was a very very long line of people just waiting to purchase... More
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Response from avmh5angela | Reviewed this property |
Most hotels you have booked to stay have a luggage room and will store your luggage until it's time to check in. We arrived in Dublin at 7:00am, took a taxi to our hotel, dropped our luggage off then went to Trinity College... More