North Dublin Vacations
To appreciate the many textures of Dublin, spread your wings and discover surrounding areas like Temple Bar, Dublin, and Ringsend.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around North Dublin. Spend a few hours of viewing the exhibits at the National Museum of Natural History, the Book of Kells and Button Factory. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Abbey Theatre, the Gaiety Theatre and Vicar Street. Enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art and the Chester Beatty Library and Gallery of Oriental Art.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Bring a picnic, pull out your sketch pad, or just relax in the shade at the National Botanic Gardens, Herbert Park and Ringsend Park.
Some of Dublin's popular sights are in the North Dublin area, such as The Spire, Glasnevin Cemetery and the Iveagh Gardens. For history lovers, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at Dublin Castle. Those with a passion for religious history will love the St. Michan's Church, the St. Audeon's Church and the John's Lane Augustinian Church.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, visit Powerscourt Townhouse, the Jervis Shopping Center and the Swan Shopping Centre.
For those travelling without children, discover the many attractions at the Old Jameson Distillery.
Come see local favorites, the Shelbourne FC, battle their opponents in the nearby Tolka Park. Be sure to wear red and white, the colors of the Shelbourne FC.
Finding somewhere comfortable to unpack your bags around North Dublin is a breeze. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Best Western Plus Academy Plaza Hotel, the Croke Park Hotel, and the popular Gresham Hotel.