Kilmainham Gaol is located in Inchicore in Dublin a short taxi, bus or Luas journey from The Morgan Hotel. It is one of Dublin’s top visitor attractions. You are advised to pre-book tickets on the Kilmainham Gaol website to ensure entry. Kilmainham Gaol is one of Europe’s largest unoccupied jails and a guided tour of the gaol will give you some insight into its history from its time operating as a working prison to its restoration. Well worth a visit and our team at The Morgan will be happy to advise you on how to get there and back.

Public Transport:

  Bus Route(s): No 13 & 40 from O'Connell St. Dublin 1 or College Green Dublin 2.

  LUAS Tram: Red Line - Nearest stop Suir Road.  Please see their website for further information.

Opening Hours

  • April - September: Daily 09:30 - 18:00 (last admission at 16:45)           
  • October - March: Daily 09:30 - 17:30 (last admission at 16:45)
  • Average Length of Visit: 1.5 hours
  • Closed on the 24th, 25th & 26th December
  • Admission charges vary, visit the Kilmainham Gaol website for more details, it is cheaper to book on their website instead of paying on the day.

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