Croke Park is located approximately 20 minutes by taxi from The Morgan Hotel. If you are attending a concert, All Ireland Final or match in Croke Park, The Morgan Hotel is ideally located in Dublin city centre. Offering fabulous bespoke accommodation in the very heart of Dublin City. Walking to the historic stadium form the hotel will only take 25 minutes.
There are buses also available from Westmoreland Street and O Connell Street, a very short walk from The Morgan Hotel, that will bring you directly to Croke Park. We do advise if you are attending a match or concert to give yourself adequate time as a large volume of people will take the streets and may cause delays. Buses available are the numbers 123/11/16/1/33/44.
Croke Park (Páirc an Chrócaigh) is one of the most historic stadiums in Ireland and it serves both as the principal stadium and headquarters of the Gaelic Athletic Association also known as the GAA. This newly constructed stadium has been used for the GAA since 1884 for both Football and Hurling games and attracts thousands of Irish fans from around the country every year. The capacity for Croke Park for sporting events is 82,300 making it the third largest stadium in Europe.
Additional to major sporting events Croke Park has been host to the 2003 opening and closing ceremonies for the Special Olympics. Sell out concerts for Ed Sheeran, Beyoncé, U2, Take That, Bruce Springsteen, One Direction and so much more have also been hosted in Croke Park with people travelling from all over Europe to attend the concerts. To see upcoming events click here.
If you’re staying at The Morgan Hotel for a tourist visit to Dublin, Croke Park is a great place for a truly Irish experience of the stadium as it is steeped in history. A GAA museum is present on the grounds and also a Skyline tour which brings you to the top of Croke Park giving you skyline views of the city.
The Morgan Bar is a great place to get tasty cocktails and delicious food pre or post to any concert or match held at Croke Park. Traditional Irish Music is played at The Morgan at the weekends and also our house DJ will keep you entertained throughout the weekend. Social Hours (http://themorganbar.ie/parties/social-hours/)is available Mon-Fri 3-6pm with reduced prices on cocktail and tapas- perfect for pre match drinks for you and your friends.
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