The book of Kells
The Book of Kells Exhibition is a must-see on the itinerary of all visitors to Dublin. The Book of Kells is Ireland’s greatest cultural treasure and the world’s most famous medieval manuscript. The 9th-century book is a richly decorated copy of the four Gospels of the life of Jesus Christ. Located in the heart of Dublin City, a walk through the cobbled stones of Trinity College Dublin will bring visitors back to the 18th century, when the magnificent Old Library building was constructed and which displays the Book of Kells. The Exhibition is open 7 days a week Tickets can be purchased online or at the ticket desk within the exhibition. Located just 5 minutes from The Round Room, this is not a site to miss!
The Jameson Distillery
The Old Jameson Distillery is the original site where the world-renowned Jameson Irish Whiskey was distilled until 1971. It is now a visitor’s centre that provides guided tours, tutored whiskey tastings, bars, a restaurant, and a gift shop. The distillery opened as an attraction in 1997 and has received between 300,000 and 350,000 visitors per year since! The Jameson Distillery is located just off Smithfield Square in Dublin. A 25-minute walk or 10-minute taxi ride from The Round Room.
The Guinness Storehoure
The Guinness Storehouse is Ireland’s most popular tourist attraction. It’s the home of the Black Stuff, the heart of Dublin and an unforgettable start to your Irish visit! The journey begins at the bottom of the world’s largest pint glass and continues up through seven floors filled with interactive experiences that fuse Guinness’s long brewing heritage with Ireland’s rich history. At the top, you’ll be rewarded with a pint of perfection in the world-famous rooftop Gravity Bar. The Guinness Storehouse is located in the heart of the St. James’s Gate Brewery, a 25-minute walk or 10-minute taxi ride from The Round Room.