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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
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Dublin Freedom Pass: Transport and Sightseeing
"Your Dublin Freedom Ticket is valid for 72 hours from the time of first use making it perfect for a short vacation or to help you get your bearings at the start of a longer trip. After redeeming your voucher for your pass you’ll also receive a map with detailed information about Dublin and its famous attractions. Use the map to plan your independent sightseeing with ease.The pass includes airport transfers by Airlink Express a Dublin hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour public transport by bus around the city (daytime only) and discounted entry to select top city attractions.Airlink 747 Express Service:Use the bus service to travel between Dublin Airport and the city center Temple Bar and all Dublin train and bus stations. The convenient service operates daily every 15 – 20 minutes.Dublin Green Hop-On Hop-Off Tour:Show your pass on a choice of two routes around the city
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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

Wild day out

We really enjoyed this zoo, its one our favourites. We have strong opinions on what a zoo should be: it should be about the animals, not the guests! Most of the animals seemed pretty happy, but we...
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originalribenababy
Oct 19, 2007

The A-Zoo

If you hear a Dubliner talking about a trip to the Zoological Gardens you might hear them say they are going to the Azoo….its all in pronunciation. The Dublin Zoo is one of the oldest European Zoos...
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Tayto
Jul 22, 2005

Tiger at Dublin Zoo

Tigers are just my favourite animals and one day I hope to shoot one in the wild and mount it on my wall....ok I had you going there for a minute I mean with my camera and hang the photo !!!!Dublin...
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Tayto
Aug 02, 2005

Tiger Cubs in Dublin Zoo

As noted in a previous Tip Dublin Zoo has a great reputation for rearing big cats. In fact the MGM lion at the start of the movies is reputed to have come from Dublin Zoo. Here is a picture I took a...
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Tayto
Aug 05, 2005

Dublin Zoo

Best zoo I've been to. One for those who like to see the big animals tigers, lions, giraffes, elephants, gorillas ... Zoos like Bristol/London used to have loads of these but, quite rightly, have now...
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stevieUK
Dec 18, 2004

We're going to the zoo today, zoo today, zoo..

Phoenix park is the home to Dublin Zoo. I visited it for the first time in 2007, and was duly impressed. It is obvious that many millions of Euros have been sunk into producing a very well planned and...
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sourbugger
Sep 28, 2007

The current star of the show...

The first baby elephant born in Ireland came along in May 2007. A rare event anywhere, but it called a real stir here. A competition arrived at the name of 'Asha'. I wanted 'Bertie'.The whole of...
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sourbugger
Sep 27, 2007

Animals

Dublin Zoo is located in The Phoenix Park 3km from the City Centre. The Zoo is recognised as one of the most modern in Europe. The Zoo has a complete transformation in the last few years and open up...
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IrishFem
Jul 30, 2011

Zoo: Building Site

Ok... it was January, it was wet, and it was windy and cold. And I do understand the neccessity for Zoo's to carry out construction work when their are no tourists around.. I really do. But when we...
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darkjedi
Jan 29, 2009

Zoo: Haughton House

Inside Dublin Zoo, the Houghton House has been reconstructed to appear as it was when opened in 1898. Unfortunatley the house was closed when we visited the zoo in January.The house was built in...
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darkjedi
Jan 29, 2009

Lions and Tigers and Monkeys!!!

The main zoo features a selection of monkey island where you can watch chimps, meekats etc climb and swing to their hearts content. The reptile house, bat enclosure and south america hut are all good...
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axekick
Mar 26, 2006

HOW ABOUT VISITING THE ZOO ?

Dublin Zoo is located in Phoenix Park and is open daily from 9.30 am. It is one of the oldest zoos in the world with over 400 different animals kept in the 28 acre park. Look at the website below for...
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Aug 07, 2015
 
 
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Things to Do Near Zoo

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Phoenix Park

The main entrance to Phoenix Park is called the Parkgate Street Entrance and it is open 24 hours a day. There are 4 posts with streetlamps on the top and at one time you could enter anywhere between...
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National Museum of Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks

I came across this exhibition of Dickie Bird in the National museum and found the story very interesting as i had never heard of the famous horse before. The exhibition room is just after the main...
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Irish Museum Of Modern Art

The museum was rather interesting, and is housed in the former Royal Hospital Kilmainham. It was the sister institution of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. There are various exhibition spaces as well as...
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Kilmainham Jail

There is a separate area in the Kilmainham Jail Museum where the last words uttered by the 14 leaders of the 1916 Easter Uprising who were executed, plus some photographs and documents. The first...
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Guinness Storehouse

Although we have already visited various distilleries and breweries in the past, we looked forward to visiting the "Guinness Storehouse." A tour of this popular attraction was an included excursion in...
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Guinness Brewery

I have been on many brewery tours before so i was not really interested in visiting this particular one, anyway i am not so keen on Guinness, but if you are interested in a tour please refer to the...
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Getting to Zoo

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Phoenix Park, Dublin 8

Hours

  • Sunday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Monday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Tuesday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Wednesday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Thursday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Friday 09:30 to 18:00
  • Saturday 09:30 to 18:00

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