Dublin Christ Church Cathedral Admission Ticket
Experience the beauty and history of Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin in your own time by pre-purchasing your entrance ticket. Make your own way to the 1,000-year-old cathedral and explore independently at a time that suits you. Admire the neo-Gothic nave and roam the medieval crypt to see its historical treasures and artefacts, including a mummified cat and rat, and the country’s first copy of Magna Carta.
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Note: Male visitors will have to take hats off
July & August 2020 opening hours:
Monday – CLOSED
Tuesday – CLOSED
Wednesday – CLOSED
Thursday – 10am-5pm (last admission 4:15pm)
Friday - 10am-5pm (last admission 4:15pm)
Saturday - 10am-5pm (last admission 4:15pm)
Sunday – 12:30pm-5pm (last admission 4:15pm)
Please note: The last admission is 45 minutes before closing.
Partly wheelchair accessible.
As a result of the Covid-19 global pandemic, the following protocols with regard to visiting Christ Church Cathedral have been implemented in accordance with the Department of Health, Health & Safety Executive (HSE), Health & Safety Authority (HSA), World Health Organisation (WHO), and Fáilte Ireland. These measures are subject to revision in conjunction with what is considered best practice.
Ø Visitor entrance via South Transept Door;
Ø Hand sanitisation stations available upon entrance and throughout the cathedral;
Ø Signage & floor markings in place to ensure 2m social distancing;
Ø Perspex screen installed at Welcome Desk;
Ø Card payments accepted only;
Ø Digital visitor map available;
Ø One way self-guided tour route implemented;
Ø Timed entrance tickets to reduce visitor numbers and increase safety for our visitors and staff;
Ø Increased frequency in cleaning & disinfecting contact points;
Ø No toilet facilities currently available;
Ø No public or private guided tours currently available. These will resume in the future in accordance with government guidelines;
Ø Cathedral staff have completed Covid-19 re-induction training;
Ø Covid-19 Safety Charter compliant as per Fáilte Ireland and Government public health advice.
Christ Church Cathedral is right in the heart of medieval Dublin and close to other top attractions and next to Dublinia.
By Bus: Christchurch Place is on many bus routes, including the 123, 13, 27, 40, 49, 77a and 77x - see Dublinbus.ie for further information.
By Luas: The Luas, the Irish for speed, is Dublin’s light-rail transit service. It is a swift tram system crossing the city on two lines, one of which is the Red Line. Christ Church is served by the Luas Red Line. Get off at the Four Courts stop and cross the river on to Winetavern Street. Tickets for the Luas can be purchased at streetside vending machines near the stops.
By Dart: Christ Church is located approximately 10 minutes walk from Tara Street Dart Station.
By Train: Christ Church is located 15 minutes walk from Heuston and 20 minutes walk from Connolly Rail Stations, both of which are served by the number 90 bus which stops on both sides of the quays directly opposite the cathedral.
Male visitors are asked to remove their hats upon entrance to the Cathedral.
Please check www.christchurchcathedral.ie for Winter guided tour schedule (November - February).
Meeting Point Information
Please note: Last admission is 45 minutes before closing.