10 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Dublin

Make the most of your holidays in Dublin by visiting these 10 top-rated landmarks, neighborhoods and museums and explore the city's essential sights.  

10 essential things to do in Dublin

O'Connell Street

Situated in the heart of Dublin, O’Connell Street is the city’s main avenue, packed with pubs, stores, hotels and restaurants. This thoroughfare is well worth discovering.

Grafton Street

Grafton Street is one of the most important and crowded pedestrian walkways in Dublin. It used to be home to the world-renowned Molly Malone statue.

Temple Bar

Temple Bar is one of Dublin’s oldest and most charismatic areas. It is packed with pubs, restaurants and offers locals and tourists a great nightlife.

Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral is also called the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity and is currently the oldest Anglican church in Dublin.

Trinity College

Trinity College Dublin is Ireland’s oldest and internationally recognized university. Its historic campus is well worth visiting.

St Stephen's Green

St Stephen’s Green is one of Ireland’s oldest public parks. Formed in 1664 in the city’s outskirts, it is currently in the city center.

St Patrick's Cathedral

St Patrick’s Cathedral is Ireland’s largest church and was founded near the well where the patron saint of Ireland baptized the converted around the year 450.

Guinness Storehouse

Discover one of Dublin’s most-popular attractions, the Guinness Storehouse, an old fermentation plant for the Guinness Brewery.

Kilmainham Gaol

Established in 1796, Kilmainham Gaol is an old prison in Dublin. It has housed many nationalist prisoners that fought for Ireland’s independence.