FOLLOW IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF IRELAND’S GAA SPORTING LEGENDS
Croke Park is an iconic stadium, steeped in history, and has been at the heart of Irish sporting and cultural life for over 100 years. It is also one of Europe’s largest and finest stadiums with a capacity for 82,000 spectators. Take a trip there and enjoy an unrivalled state-of-the-art interactive visitor experience and find out more about Ireland’s unique national games and the fastest field game in the world – hurling and Gaelic football.
Croke Park Stadium Tours offer an access-all-areas trip through the home of Irish sport. Walk in the footsteps of legends as you visit the team dressing rooms before going pitch-side and taking a seat in the VIP area. Enjoy panoramic views from the top tier of the stand – 30 meters above the famous pitch.
Explore the museum with its new exhibition galleries that vividly illustrate the story of Gaelic games from ancient times to the present day. Test your own hurling and football skills in the interactive games zone – a must for museum visitors of all ages!
There are no tours on the following dates:
March: 5th / 6th / 17th/ 26th
April: 2nd / 10th / 23rd / 24th
May: 21st / 27th / 28th / 29th
June: 4th / 26th
July: 3rd /8th / 9th /10th 17th / 17th / 30th / 31st
August: 6th /7th /14th /21st /28th
Sept: 4th / 11th/18th/25th
By Foot: Croke Park is a 20 minute walk from O'Connell Street in the city centre.
By Car: Turn off Clonliffe Road, Dublin 3, at the Daybreak convenience store and onto St. Joseph's Avenue. The Museum is located there, under the Cusack Stand of Croke Park.
By Bus: Dublin Bus operate from O'Connell Street to Drumcondra Train Station on bus routes: 1, 11, 13, 16 & 44. Dublin Bus also operate from Lower Abbey Street to Drumcondra Train Station on bus routes: 33, 41, 41b, 41c. The museum is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from the Train Station.