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Georgian Splendour

Whilst the building is not open to the general public, one can walk through the buildings central... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
DublinWelcomesAll
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Dublin, Ireland
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IT COULD BE FROM THE LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS [A BENCH EATING TREE]

Bearing in mind that this is located at King’s Inns my use of ‘bench’ is, to some degree, a play on... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
infomatique
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Dublin, Ireland
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13 Nov 2017
“Georgian Splendour ”
24 May 2017
“IT COULD BE FROM THE LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS [A BENCH EATING TREE]”
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst the building is not open to the general public, one can walk through the buildings central courtyard from Henrietta Street to Constitution Hill. The building is wonderful Georgian building designed by James Gannon, architect of two other of Dublin’s Georgian masterpieces - The Customs...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Bearing in mind that this is located at King’s Inns my use of ‘bench’ is, to some degree, a play on words. I have read many reviews of this place and not many mention the most interesting feature which I refer to as the ‘hungry...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank infomatique
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is a really cool building but I would avoid going to it on Sundays because it doesn't seem to be open. The park was full of rubbish, which was unfortunate. I would recommend this to someone who is interested in architecture.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Certainly a very example of Dublin's Georgian architecture, and of Gandon's work in Dublin. Worth seeing for that alone, albeit that I am not sure whether it is possible to tour the interior (most of which is less interesting than the exterior, anyway). If visiting,...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

I've been attending the Honorable Society of Kings Inns since 2012. The building is of superb historic value to Ireland. The Honorable Society of King’s Inns was founded in 1541 under a lease from Henry VIII, and was originally on the site where the Four...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Gerry K
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Learning centre for aspiring legal eagles located on Dublin's North Side. entry via Henrietta St , once a famous Georgian Street and now run-down. Lovely grounds and building.Entry also via Broadstone

1  Thank mickptre
Reviewed 1 October 2011

The Honorable Society of King’s Inns is one of Ireland’s oldest educational institutions. The lawns make for a beautiful spot to visit, with the amazing frontage of the main building being a stunning sight. A long driveway stops at a massive building, which is intricately...More

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank Fiver75
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