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Dublin Pass Including Free Entry to Over 30 Attractions
"Select a 1- 2- 3- 5- or 6-day Dublin Pass when you book. Then collect your pass from the redemption point in central Dublin or Dublin Airport.Your pass is valid for your choice of consecutive calendar days and offers free access to more than 30 top Dublin visitor attractions including skip-the-line entry to select landmarks as well as host of other privileges and special offers. Among other benefits
From EUR48.00
 
Guinness Storehouse and 48hrs Hop on-off 3 routes City Sightseeing Dublin Tour
"With over 1 million visitors a year The Guinness Storehouse is by far Dublin’s most popular attraction. With over seven amazing floors dedicated to the story of Guinness and the 360 degree views over Dublin from the Gravity bar it’s easy to see why.With over 25 stops at Dublin's top visitor attractions there is no better way to see Dublin. Explore Ireland's capital city and visitor attractions at your leisure with your ticket and enjoy 3 fantastic routes. Hop on board Dublin's original language tour with audio commentary in 8 languages. Or why not enjo Guinness Storehouse Dublin Castle St. Patrick's Cathedral Kilmainham Gaol
From EUR42.00
 
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
"Board the Dublin hop-on hop-off bus at any point along the route. With more than 30 centrally located stops to choose from you can create your own sightseeing agenda. Two routes are included with your ticket: the Purple Route which lasts for 1.5 hours and traverses the heart of central Dublin and the Pink Route which lasts for 30 minutes and covers the thriving Docklands area.For a leisurely experience stay on for the full loop on both routes listening to your onboard guide as you travel. If you fancy exploring by foot
From EUR19.00

Ha'penny Bridge Tips (59)

GOT A HALF PENNY?

Back in 1816 when the Ha'Penny Bridge was built in Dublin, there was a toll of a half-penny to be paid up to 1919 to cross the bridge, hence the name.The bridge is known by many names though,...
balhannah
Oct 30, 2016

THE BRIDGE WITH 5 NAMES

Droichead na Leathphingine, or Ha'penny Bridge is officially the Liffey Bridge (but originally Wellington Bridge) that was built in 1816 for pedestrians only. The cast of the bridge was actually made...
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davidjo
Jul 29, 2015

The Ha'Penny Bridge

One of the attractions in the Temple Bar area is the lovely "Ha'Penny Bridge" which spans the River Liffey connecting Wellington and Ormand Quays and Liffey Street Lower with Crown Alley. The bridge...
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starship
Jul 03, 2015

The Ha'penny Bridge

Situated on the River Liffey not far from O'Connell Street. This was Dublin's only pedestrian bridge up until the year 2000. For a 100 years Iit cost a half penny to cross it, now of course it's free....
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IrishFem
Jul 31, 2011

Ha'Penny Bridge

This pedestrian bridge is not spectacular, but a nice sight with its iron cast arches and lamps. It opened in 1816 as “Wellington Bridge”, named after the Duke of Wellington. However, soon the name...
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Airpunk
May 08, 2011

Ha'penny Bridge and Merchants Arch

This is my favourite bridge in Dublin, not just because I think it is the most attractive, but also because it has connections with Phil Lynott. This cast iron Bridge, officially known as the Liffey...
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suvanki
Apr 08, 2011

Ha'penny Bridge

The Liffey River disects the city of Dublin, and one of the most famous bridges that cross it is the Ha'penny Bridge.The Ha'penny is a pedestrian bridge that opened in 1816 as a toll bridge, hence the...
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sue_stone
Apr 04, 2011

Ha'Penny Bridge

As visually it's not really much to look at, I wouldn't say this was something you had to search for but at some point during your visit you will likely cross the pedestrian only Ha'Penny Bridge which...
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Dabs
Nov 29, 2009

Dublin's most famous landmark

Although there are over 20 bridges crossing the River Liffey, none is as popular as the Ha'penny Bridge. Built in 1816 and made of cast-iron, this narrow pedestrian bridge stretches elegantly over the...
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Jefie
May 26, 2009

Pay the Toll

The Ha'Penny (Half Penny) is a pedestrian bridge over the River Liffey original built in the early 1800s. It cute easy sight to see in your strolls through Dublin center. It is nicknamed the Ha'Penny...
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Jase1177
May 23, 2009

Liffey Bridge

The Ha' Penny bridge is actually named the Wellington Bridge, or more recently the Liffey Bridge. It links the Temple Bar area and Liffey Street, and once had a toll of a half penny to cross...hence...
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rcsparty
May 09, 2009

Ha'penny Bridge

Officially known as the Liffey Bridge, the Ha’Penny Bridge (also called the Wellington Bridge and also referred to as the Metal Bridge) was opened in 1816 and got it’s curious nickname from the half...
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Gypsystravels
May 01, 2009
 
 
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Things to Do Near Dublin

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Number 29

Do you want to see a tipycal georgian house and know how a family lived in the XVIII century? Then come to Merrion Square, and in one corner you can visit the number 29. You have to enter through the...
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Government Buildings

I came a cross this majestic building to find the gate closed and guarded. A sign in Gaelic "Tithe an Rialtais" and in English "Government Buildings," was on the gate with information about tours you...
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Wild Wicklow Tours

If you don't have much time, and want to discover a little bit of Irish countryside I recommand you to take the "Wild Wicklow Tour". You can book it at the Tourism office or from your hotel. They have...
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Iveagh Gardens

In 1862, Benjamin Guinness bought Nos. 80-81 St. Stephen's Green and combined the two houses, turning them into the stately mansion that is Iveagh House today. It is now home to the Department of...
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Merrion Square

Notice how this house is five windows wide! It would have been very prestigious indeed. There was a clear social hierarchy based upon how many "bays" your house possessed. Pity those whose Georgian...
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St. Stephen's Green

Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa was born in 1831 in a small village in County Cork. In 1856 he formed the "Phoenix National Literary Society," a secret society whose aim was Irish independence from...
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15 Bachelors Walk, Dublin 1

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