This is a super park just off Harcourt Street - much quieter than St.Stephens Green! There’s concerts and events like ‘Taste of Dublin’ that run throughout the Summer months.
Designed by Ninian Niven in 1865, but with a history dating back over three hundred years, the Iveagh Gardens are located close to St Stephen’s Green Park in Dublin city centre. From modest beginnings as an earl’s lawn, the gardens went on to host the splendour of the Dublin Exhibition Palace in…
Iveagh (pronounced like the plant "ivy") Gardens is a hidden gem in the centre of Dublin. Much quieter than St. Stephen's Green, it has a picturesque waterfall and lots of shady trees to lounge underneath. We recommend it if you want somewhere to decompress and relax a bit, away from the crowds.
“This 22-acre park at the top of Grafton Street is a sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the city's streets. Take time out to explore the tree lined walks, shrubbery and colourful flowerbeds around the lake. On weekends the railings of St Stephen's Green become an al fresco art gallery as local artists set up shop to display and sell their work. While lunchtime concerts are performed in the park during the summer months.”
“Great local hip pub to go. It appears a small pub from the outside, but if you step through there is a large beer garden inside with the big blue bus offering delicious pizza.”
“Learn about how Whiskey is made and do a tasting at the end of the tour. Perfect afternoon activity. ”
“The National Gallery on Merrion Square displays a collection of more than 2000 European and Irish paintings.”