Richmond Barracks
Dublin City Council

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday  10.00am – 4.00pm. Daily tours at 11.00am and 2.00pm *
Saturday  Access only on guided tour at 11.00am *(minimum 6 persons)
Bank Holidays  Access only on guided tour at 11.00am *(minimum 6 persons)
Latest Admission  Monday – Friday 3.00pm

Saturdays / Bank Holidays – Pre-booked 11am tour only.

To Pre-book contact us at:

t.  01- 2228400 or richmondbarracks@dublincity.ie.

Sundays- Closed

St Patrick’s Day – Closed

 

 

* NOTE: Daily guided tours MUST be pre-booked. 
* Closed for lunch between 12.45pm – 1.45pm Monday to Friday. Latest admission for self guided tours prior to lunch is 12 noon.

 

“The Mess” Café operated by The Green Kitchen is now open for business.

Admission Prices

Guided Tours

Adults €8
Senior citizens €5
Students €5
Children €5
Family 2 Adults and 3 Children €17

Self-guided Visit of Richmond Barracks

Adults €6
Senior citizens €3
Students €3
Children €3
Family 2 Adults and 3 Children €15

Tours

Guided Tours of the Barracks

Will take approx 1.5 hours and will include an exclusive tour of Goldenbridge Cemetery

Group Tours

Including schools, colleges, historical societies, etc. To organise a tour please contact richmondbarracks@dublincity.ie

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I buy tickets at the door? Yes. (Please note : we currently do not have the facility to take cash bookings on site).

How much does it cost? Admission with a guided tour is €8. Senior citizens and students pay €5.

Do I have to take a guided tour?  No you don’t. You can wander around yourself and the price is €6. But if you take a guided tour you will get an exclusive and haunting tour of Goldenbridge Cemetery into the bargain.

Is Richmond Barracks Closed for lunch? 

Yes, it is closed for lunch between 12.45pm – 1.45pm Monday to Friday. Latest admission for self guided tours prior to lunch is 12 noon.

Are there discounts for groups? Yes. Please call +353 1 222 8400

Is Richmond Barracks suitable for children? Certainly is!  We have worksheets for kids of all ages, an old fashioned class room and a scary visit to Goldenbridge Cemetery.

How can I arrange a school tour of the museum? To arrange a class visit, email richmondbarracks@dublincity.ie.

Is Richmond Barracks wheelchair accessible? Yes it is.

Is there parking?  Yes, there is on street parking outside the barracks

Can I hold a private event at the museum? Yes, the barracks makes a perfect venue for events of all sizes.  Please call +353 1 222 8400 for more information on rates.