The Phoenix Park is located in Dublin city centre close to The Morgan Hotel. The Park is made up of 1752 acres and is one of the largest designed landscapes in any European city. The park was originally formed as a royal hunting Park in the 1660s and opened to the public in 1747.
The Phoenix Park is easily accessible from The Morgan Hotel. A 5 minute walk to O’Connell Street and short bus journey will leave you at the entrance to The Phoenix Park.
Beyond the gates you will find an abundance of activities, historical sites, landscaped gardens and the home of Ireland's president, Arás an Uachtaráin. Dublin Zoo is a must see attraction, and you will find many other activities including bike hire, playgrounds, coffee shops and tea rooms in the park. Depending on the time of day you visit, you might see a deer.
The Phoenix Park has also hosted a number of outdoor concerts in Dublin over the last number of years, including famous singer Robbie Williams.
The Phoenix Park is currently open to the public, attractions inside the park are closed.
For more information on the Phoenix Park please visit their website.
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