Richmond Barracks

Level 5 update

Following the escalation of the country to level 5 of the National Covid-19 Plan, the library at Richmond Barracks will close on Thursday 22nd October for a period of six weeks.

Dublin City Library online services will continue to operate, you can find more information here.

Last updated: 21st October 2020

Inchicore Library at Richmond Barracks

We’re delighted to announce that from August 10th 2020, Richmond Barracks will be home to a library.

While Inchicore Library undergoes refurbishment works, we’re excited to house a selection of their books in the newly created Richmond Barracks Library.

The new library is operated on a browse-and-borrow basis by Dublin City Libraries and you can visit during the opening times below.

Please be advised that government guidelines now require that face coverings are mandatory in libraries.

Or, if you have any questions get in touch via or by calling us on 01 5820077

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday: 10am – 4pm

Every second Friday, and every second Saturday: 10am – 4pm

Sunday: Closed

December Friday/Saturday Hours

Friday 4thOpen
Saturday 5thClosed
Friday 11thClosed
Saturday 12thOpen
Friday 18thOpen
Saturday 19thClosed
Friday 25thClosed
Saturday 26thClosed

The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.

Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist


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