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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
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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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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
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Howth Abbey Tips (15)

Howth Abbey

I'd spotted the ruins of the Abbey from the harbour area earlier, and had expected to find an entrance on Abbey Street, as I'd spotted The Church of the Assumption (see previous tips), I'd decided to...
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suvanki
Sep 19, 2009

The ruins of Howth Abbey

Right in the heart of Howth lie the ruins of an old abbey. It was built on the same site where the very first church in Howth was built in 1042, under King Sigtrygg of Dublin. It is estimated that...
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Jefie
Jun 06, 2009

HOWTH ABBEY

The abbey was built in 1235 which was amalgamated with the monastery on Ireland's Eye. Unfortunately the gate to the ruins of the old abbey were locked but i was told that the key is with a local and...
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davidjo
Jul 31, 2015

Howth Abbey (2)

The small graveyard surrounding Howth Abbey is quite interesting, and has wonderful views over the harbour and to Irelands Eye. Sounds from the harbour and sea drift up to the Abbey, which adds to the...
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suvanki
Sep 19, 2009

Howth Abbey

Placed in the center of the village, is difficult not to pay attention to this ruined Abbey, which dates from the 11th century. The construction is surrounded by an open to the public graveyard. The...
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agarcia
Apr 09, 2003

Accessing the Abbey

Although the access to the Abbey itself is closed to the general public, it is possible to obtain the key by contacting with the Fingal County Council; the instructions are written in the access gate...
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agarcia
Apr 15, 2003

worth the DART ride up from Dublin city

Take a 24minute ride on the fun suburban rail system called DART, go to the north end of the line...just make sure you stay on until the 2nd and final Howth stop...then a nice harbourside walk will...
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morgane1692
Feb 20, 2004

Abbey Ruin & Graveyard

A very old ruin, with no roof at all, ( sorry, I don't know the history) in beautiful setting, overlooking the harbour - this is the VERY FIRST stop I made in Europe that caused me to be "Shutter...
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LauraWest
Oct 11, 2005

Same illegible abbey-entrance gate sign...

it's as if I had been here already! It was with a real sense of familiarity that I stepped through this gateway and ventured through the little abbey grounds. And that I was the only living soul...
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morgane1692
Oct 13, 2003

more abbey graveyard detail

Just as I was ascending the steps back up *out* of this tranquil spot with such a splendid view of the harbour area below, I noticed a family plot, not so very old, with my own Irish surname on it. So...
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morgane1692
Feb 20, 2004

Howth St.Mary's Abbey

From the plain where the Martello Tower is (the Martello Tower is very easily seen from the Pier - just walk back from the light house and look right in front of you), the Abbey is very easy to be...
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Groentje
Sep 05, 2003

The ruins of St Mary's Abbey & Graveyard

I don't have a lot to say about this, all you can do here is go down the steps and wander around the abbey through narrow footpaths around the graves. The view of the harbour from the entrance gate is...
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orlikins
Sep 25, 2006
 
 
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"Howth - 'The finest view west of Naples'"
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Things to Do Near Howth Abbey

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National Museum of Ireland, Kildare Street

There are three separate museums all coming under the umbrella of the National Museum of Ireland. The one I am talking about here is the museum featuring Archaeological and Ethnographic remains. It is...
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Writers Museum

In Writers Museum in Dublin there is an exhibition of Irish writers as William Butler Yeats, James Doyle, Jonathan Swift etc. We went to the Writers Museum because we in our class had read some...
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Parnell Square

Located at the north end of O'Connel Street, this square contains the gate theatre, the City gallery and the Dublin writers museum along with the Garden of Remberance, the Irish memorial to their...
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Garden of Remembrance

This was an unexpected find, which was rather surprising do to it being so large an open space. That fact aside it was a calm and quiet place to sit. There were a few locals and tourists in the...
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St. Mary's Pro Cathedral

BLESSED MARGARET BALL & BLESSED FRANCIS TAYLOR. Their statue stands outside St.Mary's Pro Cathedral and with good reason. Margaret Ball (1515–1584) was an important member of the Irish society in...
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O'Connell Street

Sráid Uí Chonaill is the main street in Dublin and is almost 50 m wide and 500 m long but in the 1600's it was a narrow street called Drogheda St, later widened and changed to Sackville Street. In...
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