Glasnevin Cemetery – Resting Place of Over One Million Dubliners’
Glasnevin Cemetery is an award-winning museum & cemetery, with its entertaining guided cemetery tours, charts the fascinating history of a cemetery once famous for its grave robbers. Hear the stories from the perspective of the cemetery’s gravediggers with tales of horrific cholera epidemics and world wars.
Look out for seasonal walking tours and re-enactments, all led by experienced guides and actors in full costume. A visit to “The Liberator”, aka Daniel O’Connell’s Crypt, housed in the iconic tower (the tallest in Ireland) is included. Be sure to also check out the genealogy research area and gift shop, Winner of Trip Advisor’s Travellers’ Choice Award,
Top Tip! For those with a little more time, follow the pedestrian links into the stunning Botanic Gardens – an absolute must visit during the summer!
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum now ranks among Dublin’s top attractions. And Big Bus Dublin customers can hop off at Stop 35.