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Dublin Castle: There are guided tours of the State Apartments, Undercroft and Chapel Royal. The State Apartments dominate the south range of the Great Courtyard. They were the seat of the executive and focus of fashionable and extravagant social life. The Chapel Royal is a gothic revival building and has plaster decoration and carved oaks and galleries. The Undercroft is sited at lower ground floor level in the Lower Castle Yard and is where the city walls join the Castle. The double archway and postern gate are still visible.


The garda (police) museum is is situated in the 13th century Norman 'Record Tower'.


The Chester Beatty Library exhibit has on display of manuscripts, prints, icons, miniature paintings, early printed books and objects d'art from countries across Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Europe.


The Revenue Museum exhibits include inter-active smuggling games, video footage of alcohol duty assessment, and examples of counterfeit goods and stamping equipment.

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Opening times (Guided Tour):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 16:4510:00 - 16:4510:00 - 16:4510:00 - 16:4510:00 - 16:4514:00 - 16:45-
*Closed 25-26 December, 1 January & Good Friday

Opening times (Garda Museum):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
09:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:30--

Opening times (Chester Beatty Library):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
-10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:0013:00 - 17:00
*Closed 24-26 December, 1 January, Bank Holidays & Good Friday

Opening times (Revenue Museum):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:00--


Prices (Garda Museum):

Free

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Address: Dublin Castle, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Phone: +353 1 677 7129
Email: info@dublincastle.ie

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