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. Enjoy an unrivalled state-of-the-art interactive visitor experience and find out more about Ireland’s unique national games – hurling and Gaelic football.
The Croke Park Stadium Tour offers 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 pitchside and taking a seat in the VIP area. Enjoy panoramic views from the top tier of the stand – 30 metres above the famous pitch. The stadium tour is on hold pending a return to normal routines post-pandemic. Check the Croke Park website for updates.
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. (An added option is the Ericsson Skyline Tour – see more information at the end of this entry).
Jan-May: Monday-Sat 9.30 am to 5.00 pm (Sun/Bank Holidays 10.00 am to 5.00 pm)
June-August: Monday-Sat 9.30 am to 6.00 pm (Sun/Bank Holidays 9.30 am to 5:00 pm)
Sept-December: Monday-Sat 9.30 am to 5.00 pm (Sun/Bank Holidays 10.00 am to 5.00 pm)
Check website for match day information (when restrictions apply).
Croke Park, St Joseph’s Avenue (off Clonliffe Road), Dublin 3
Tel: 01 819 2300
Adults €15; concessions
Located in the heart of the city, the Ericsson Skyline Tour is a thrilling rooftop walkway on Dublin’s highest open-viewing platform. This guided tour offers breathtaking panoramic views and highlights all of the capital’s main landmarks, while giving you an insight into its history. Adults €21; concessions. See www.crokepark.ie