Best things to do in Dublin

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.
1. Phoenix Park
726local recommendations
Vikki says “The biggest city park in Europe, you can see the Irish President's house (which is modelled on the W...” ·
2. Guinness Storehouse
587local recommendations
Lorraine says “Just around the corner! This is the most popular tourist attraction in Dublin, so a must see. Buy ti...” ·
3. St Stephen's Green
430local recommendations
Alexis says “St Stephen’s Green Park is a historical park and garden, located in the centre of Dublin city. Cared...” ·
4. Trinity College
506local recommendations
Beverley says “Trinity College is Ireland's oldest university. It was founded by Queen Elizabeth I in 1592. Due to ...” ·
5. Kilmainham Gaol
333local recommendations
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Gavin RG says “Kilmainham Gaol was once a prison that has been reopened as a Museum. The tour is very informative a...” ·
6. Jameson Distillery Bow St.
304local recommendations
Dumitru says “Learn all about the world’s favourite Irish whiskey at the Jameson Distillery Bow Street in Dublin. ...” ·
7. Temple Bar
264local recommendations
Geraldine says “Temple bar has all the craic , especially at the weekends. It has loads of pubs which have music goi...” ·
8. The Brazen Head
20 Lower Bridge St
203local recommendations
Patrick says “The Brazen Head is officially Ireland's oldest pub, dating back to 1198. While it is unclear how muc...” ·
9. St Patrick's Cathedral
222local recommendations
Andrew says “This stunning gothic cathedral has been a Dublin landmark for nearly a thousand years. As well as be...” ·
10. Howth
237local recommendations
Andrew says “Howth (pronounced hoe-th) is a beautiful seaside town on the peninsula of Howth Head, and is an oute...” ·
11. Dublin Castle
225local recommendations
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Gavin RG says “”Erected in the early thirteenth century on the site of a Viking settlement, Dublin Castle served fo...” ·
12. Grafton Street
271local recommendations
Laura says “The main shopping street in Dublin with a variety of UK, Irish and International shops., bars, resta...” ·
13. The Cobblestone
77 King St N
213local recommendations
Kasia says “Old traditional Irish pub with live music every day. Very popular but not touristic so you can enjoy...” ·
14. Dublin Zoo
172local recommendations
Clare says “Located in the Phoenix Park in the heart of Dublin city, Dublin Zoo is Ireland’s most popular family...” ·
15. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
168local recommendations
Joan says “Many world class productions, this venue often hosts some of the big West End shows. Also several ni...” ·
16. 3Arena
176local recommendations
Ann says “The 3Arena is an indoor amphitheatre located at North Wall Quay in the Dublin Docklands in Dublin, I...” ·
17. Irish Museum of Modern Art
213local recommendations
Isabel says “Set in the beautiful surroundings of an old hospital with wonderful gardens this art gallery is free...” ·
18. National Gallery of Ireland
164local recommendations
Sarah says “The National Gallery of Ireland holds the national collection of European and Irish fine art. Includ...” ·
19. Glasnevin, Botanic Gardens
169local recommendations
Carl says “Deep history, great place to hang out, botanical marvels and incredible amount of cheeky squirrels. ...” ·
20. The Bernard Shaw
11-12 Richmond St South
161local recommendations
Shaunette says “This is a must see bar in Dublin. In the garden they have a renovated double decker bus that has bee...” ·
21. The Fumbally
8 Fumbally Ln
153local recommendations
Helen says “Excellent friendly cafe for breakfast and lunch with locally sourced, organic produce. Great coffee....” ·
22. Croke Park
110local recommendations
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Helen And Barry says “Croke Park is home to the Gaelic Games which are indigenous sports to Ireland. You can find out abou...”
23. Brother Hubbard (North)
153 Capel St
143local recommendations
Alison says “Once a small, intimate coffee shop, Brother Hubbard has expanded due to its popularity. Now this caf...” ·
24. Iveagh Gardens
116local recommendations
Rob says “Beautiful, small park just off harcourt street and beside the national concert hall. Bit of a hidden...” ·
25. The Church Café, Bar & Restaurant
96local recommendations
Caine says “Sympathetic conversion of imposing church with cafe/bar and Irish restaurant surrounded by terraces....” ·
26. Light House Cinema
113local recommendations
Jennifer says “Unique movie theatre in Dublin, shows the new stuff, but has runs of showing classics or does a run ...”