"Visit Trinity College." Trinity College Tip by worldkiwi

Trinity College, Dublin: 143 reviews and 222 photos


The Book of Kells and other ancient 'illuminated texts' are the draw card here, but if like me you strike the Book of Kells on a day when a dull page is turned to, it can be a bit of a let down!<BR>
Slightly more stunning and impressive is the 'Long Room' library upstairs from the exhibition displaying the Book of Kells. It is like walking into a cathedral of books! It is a shame you can't take photos in there. Books tower above you - it is another one of those places you walk into and say 'wow'.

Address: College Street, Dublin 2
Directions: Centre of Dublin, at the north end of Grafton Street.
othercontact: IR£4.50 to enter. Be prepared to
Phone: +353 1 6081000
Website: http://www.tcd.ie/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 12, 2002
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