Best Time To Visit Dublin

The peak travel months to Dublin are during the months of May, July, August.

Dublin is the capital of the Republic of Ireland. Its historic buildings include Dublin Castle and imposing St Patrick’s Cathedral. City parks include landscaped St Stephen’s Green and huge Phoenix Park housing the Dublin Zoo. The National Museum of Ireland explores Irish heritage and culture.

Dublin is the birthplace of authors including Oscar Wilde, James Joyce and Samuel Beckett. The Dublin Writers Museum traces their lives, and the Abbey and Gate theatres have produced many of their works.

Temple Bar is a riverside nightlife and cultural quarter, home to the Irish Film Institute. Bustling, largely pedestrianised Grafton Street is the city’s principal shopping area famed for its buskers. Tours at the Guinness Storehouse and Old Jameson Distillery trace the history of these venerable beer and whiskey brands.

Map of Dublin