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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
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+353 1 896 1000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I advice you to take the tour, which is usually done by a student. Visit the library and the see the book of Kells.

Thank Nathan K
Reviewed yesterday

We took a guided tour of Trinity College which included viewing the Book of Kells. It was beautiful. Two pages of the four being shown were illuminated. While waiting for the tour to begin we struck up a conversation with an elderly man who had...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed yesterday

Having lived on Trinity's campus during the summer for a seminar, I have a different perspective than perhaps the thousands of tourists traipsing through the campus daily. It is a relatively small area in the center of Dublin and obviously a destination for every tour...More

Thank 0529194
Reviewed yesterday

So the Book of Kells is in Trinity, and the admission for the tour of Trinity includes the Book of Kells exhibit. And is the SAME PRICE as the Book of Kells alone. So why not? An actual Trinity undergraduate leads the tour, telling you...More

Thank Shariann L
Reviewed yesterday

It was really nice to walk around the campus of Trinity College. We went into the gift shop and walked through many of the buildings. The campus was beautiful and well worth a visit.

Thank melissa328
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you visit Trinity College, you simply must pay for a student guide. You will learn so much about the College. Aim to get Alexander, he is just so dry and so funny. Once in your ticket also gives entry to The Book of Kells...More

Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is very busy ! You can walk though the campus for free or pay for walking tour ( I believe it was 13 euros) we did not go into the famous library due to the lines but it is supposed to be beautiful...More

Thank Lisetteki
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Buy your tickets online and save the wait. The exhibit is amazing though there are only several pages to see. Reading all the history is important to appreciate the exhibits. The library is impressive indeed straight out of the past.

Thank skhs14
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Current students conduct the tour and give history of Trinity college as well as tour old campus. Very well planned and organized.

Thank mab42
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walking arpund Trinity College is one of my favourite things to do when im in the city. It is very busy but still calming at the same time. Hanging out at the Pav during the summer is a highlight of Dublin. Fantastic photo opportunities to...More

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20 July 2018|
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Response from Anna B | Reviewed this property |
As you walk into the building from the street you have to go through a large archway. The students greet you as you enter and they have a stand where you can buy tickets for the students tour. They did not mention that they... More
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28 June 2018|
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We went first thing in the morning also on a Saturday. It was open when we arrived and the line already had about 30 people waiting. They only let in limited numbers at a time. We waited about 30 minutes. My husband... More
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around the campus all summer, enjoy picnics on the many benches and of course the library with the book of Kells is open to visitors.
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