|Monday – Friday||10:00am – 4:00pm. Daily guided tours at 11:00am and 2:00pm|
|Saturdays||Access only on pre-booked tour at 11:00am (minimum 6 persons)|
|Bank Holidays||Access only on pre-booked tour at 11:00am (minimum 6 persons)|
|Last Admission||Monday – Friday 3:00pm|
|We are 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 Cafe is open during these times.
Guided Tours of the Barracks
Will take approx 1.5 hours and will include an exclusive tour of Goldenbridge Cemetery
Including schools, colleges, historical societies, etc. (minimum 6 persons).
To organise a group tour please contact:
Richmond Barracks will be closed for tours on the following dates/times:
- Closed on Sundays
- Saturdays & Bank Holidays: pre-booked 11:00am tour for groups 6+ only
- On dates for Mondays at The Mess there are no 11am tours.
- No 11am tour on Monday 4th September
- Closed from 2pm on Wednesday 6th September.
- Closed for Private Function on Tuesday 19th September
- Closed for Private Function on Wednesday 20th September
- No 11am tour on Tuesday 26th September
- Closed for Private Function on Wednesday 27th September
- Closed at 1pm on Friday 29th September
- No 11am tour on Monday 2nd October
“The Mess” Café
“The Mess” Café operated by The Green Kitchen is now open for business providing fresh and tasty meals for our visitors and the local community.
Opening Hours: 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday.
- Please note the Mess Cafe will be closed on Tuesday 19th September.
|Family 2 Adults and 3 Children||€17|
Self-guided Visit of Richmond Barracks
|Family 2 Adults and 3 Children||€15|
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I buy tickets at the door? Yes.
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. The Mess Cafe is open during these times.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is Richmond Barracks wheelchair accessible? Yes it is.
Is there parking? Yes, there is free 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 2228400 for more information on rates.