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Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Kilmainham Lane, Dublin, Ireland
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Great place for a concert!

We saw Green Day here a few weeks ago and traveled from New York for the show. What a cool venue... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Great place for a gig!

We went to see Green Day a couple of weeks ago. It was our first time going to a gig at the Royal... read more

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Built in 1694 as a hospital for soldiers, it now houses the Irish Museum of Modern Art.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Kilmainham Lane, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We saw Green Day here a few weeks ago and traveled from New York for the show. What a cool venue! While you can't see the old hospital while at the concert, it was really pretty to walk through on the way. We were told...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to see Green Day a couple of weeks ago. It was our first time going to a gig at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham. It was really well run. The facilities were very good. Although there was a big bottleneck when exiting the grounds,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful for a walk on a sunny day! Fantastic venue for concerts. And the art gallery here is a must.

Thank Nenee87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to watch a Greenday concert. Fantastic! What a night! It was very well organised. Everything went very smoothly. But the best part was the Band. Superb!!!!!!!

Thank Gillmurphy
Reviewed 4 May 2017

On a wet Sunday afternoon, met with Guide Paul, and had a wonderful tour of this old graveyard, which is usally locked. Paul was an excellent guide and we really enjoyed it. The rest of the Building is equally well worth a visit. This was...More

Thank 633olived
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have never been all that comfortable with the use of this fantastic building as a modern art gallery. Today's visit confirmed that. Real pity that the Dining Hall & chapel are not generally open. Still, the building, formal gardens & good small museum make...More

Thank Donal M
Reviewed 25 November 2016

The hospital is steeped in history, and after its refurbishment, is now the Museum of Modern Art. If you are into Modern Art, this might be for you. I’m not, so I will say nothing negative about the exhibits. Some items were of interest, but...More

1  Thank Mal P
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This gateway is opposite the entrance to the goal.There is a tram stop for the hospital.There is a rather handsome art deco building just by the tram stop.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Walked through here on the way to Kilmanham goal. Some beautiful grounds. really enjoyed it walking through the leaves falling from the trees.

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the bits about the history of the property and the veteran's care but were totally unimpressed with the art museum. The gardens, however, were beautiful and we had a bright sunshiny October day to enjoy them. Plan a few minutes here when you...More

Thank Abamagal
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