Richmond Barracks
Dublin City Council

Welcome to Richmond Barracks

Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday (alternate Fridays and Saturdays) 10am – 4pm

You can view our full Friday/Saturday schedule on the library page.

Richmond Barracks is a neighborhood hub that celebrates the rich stories and experiences of the local community, past and present. A venue of historical importance located within a vibrant community, the building co-locates a library, workshops and cultural activities, along with a programme of historical tours and talks.

A programme called Culture Connects will also run from the centre offering new opportunities to participate in cultural activities for people of all ages.

Dublin City Council Culture Company, who took over the running of Richmond Barracks in January 2020 are excited to work with the local community to contribute to the cultural story of Richmond Barracks and the surrounding area.

For more information on our tours and programmes contact


Please note that the Officers Mess Cafe is currently closed. Keep an eye on the website for reopening information.