Glasnevin Cemetery

Glasnevin Cemetry is a large cemetery in Glasnevin, Dublin which opened in 1832. The cemetery contains historically notable monuments and the graves of many of Ireland's most prominent national figures. These include the graves of Daniel O'Connell, Charles Stewart Parnell, Michael Collins, Éamon de Valera, Arthur Griffith, Maude Gonne, Kevin Barry, Roger Casement, Constance Markievicz, Pádraig Ó Domhnaill, Seán MacBride, Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa, Frank Duff, Brendan Behan, Christy Brown and Luke Kelly of the Dubliners.

Admission fee for a tour of the cemetery is 10 euro.

Getting There

From DCU Glasnevin Campus:

By Car - 6 mins

Walk -  30 mins

Public Transport - 30 mins (Bus number 9, 4) 


From DCU All Hallows Campus:

By Car - 10 mins

Walk -  40 mins


From DCU St Patrick's Campus:

By Car - 7 mins

Walk - 40 mins


To plan your transport around Dublin visit Transport for Ireland for up-to-date timetables and information.