We are delighted to announce that guided tours of Kilmainham Gaol will resume on Monday 20th September.

Admission is free for 2021, but all visitors including children and Heritage Card users require a ticket. It is essential to pre-book tickets online. Please do not arrive without booking in advance, as you will not gain entry. Tickets for January 2022 will be available online from December 20th and can be booked up to 28 days in advance of your visit.

To ensure the safety of our visitors & staff, Kilmainham Gaol is reopening at a reduced capacity. If you are unable to attend your scheduled visit for any reason, please let us know so we can release your tickets. Any cancellation tickets for the day will be released online between 9:15am – 9:30am. Please note, that once we release cancellation tickets, it can take up to 15 minutes for the tickets to show on the booking page. Please refresh the page.

Visitors including children aged 9 or older are required to wear a face covering during their visit.

Wheelchair users and visitors with additional needs should not book tickets on-line. Please contact us in advance to arrange your visit: kilmainhamgaol@opw.ie

Please see our Covid-19 Visitor Guidelines. The guidelines will also answer many of your FAQs.