Dublin’s oldest building and spiritual heart of the city, Christ Church Cathedral was founded in 1030 by King Sitriuc Silkbeard and Dunan, the first Bishop of Dublin. The most historic building and arguably one of the most important in terms of its rich cultural significance, Christ Church Cathedral is a must-visit when you’re in the city. The Dublin Pass grants you free entry into the crypt and into the ‘Treasures of Christ Church’ exhibition to learn more about the role of Christ Church and Dublin’s history.
Croke Park is an iconic stadium that has been at the heart of Irish sporting and cultural life for over 100 years. One of the largest stadia in Europe, it is the headquarters of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), Ireland’s largest sporting organisation which manages and promotes games including Gaelic football and the ancient game of hurling.
Dublin’s General Post Office is one of Dublin’s key historic attractions and is hot topic among the Easter Rising centenary this year. Enjoy free entry to the fascinating GPO Witness History exhibition with the Dublin Pass and learn about the landmark’s role as headquarters of those who took part in the Easter Rising of April 1916 and in establishing Ireland as an independent state.
Guinness Storehouse is arguably one of Dublin’s most iconic attractions and is hugely popular with visitors to the capital. Guinness® is synonymous with Ireland so when you're in Dublin, you can't leave without a trip to Guinness Storehouse®. Learn through the seven-storey experience how the world-famous drink is made and then sample it for yourself at the end in the panoramic Gravity Bar.
Visitors interested in Dublin’s rich history should visit Malahide Castle, a magnificent 12th Century Castle located along the beautiful north Dublin coast, close to the picturesque seaside village of Malahide. Furnished with period furniture and an extensive collection of Irish portraits, you can take part in a guided tour through the many rooms and learn about his historic building. Don’t leave before you’ve walked around the beautiful Walled Gardens, either!
Looking for an informative and useful guidebook for Dublin? Dublin Pass is giving away a free digital copy of its 90 page Guidebook packed with useful information about the city and its top attractions. Or also download a Hop on Hop off Bus Tour Map!