GPO Witness History Tickets

GPO Witness History Museum

Immerse yourself in Irish history and culture at the stunning GPO Witness History Museum - located within the historic GPO in Dublin City Centre.

Experience the events of the 1916 Easter Rising, uncover historical artifacts, send Morse code messages, and relive the events of the Easter Rising in the interactive visitor exhibition.


Whether it’s a family day out in Dublin, or you’re exploring things to do in Dublin's favourite attractions, a visit to the GPO Witness History exhibition will not disappoint and offers one of the top museums to visit in Ireland.

This interactive visitor attraction puts you right in the heart of one of the most defining parts of Ireland's past. The GPO was the communications hub of Ireland and headquarters of the men and women who took part in the 1916 Easter Rising. GPO Witness History is the number one attraction celebrating this hugely significant event in Ireland’s history.

Hear first-hand accounts of witnesses of the rising, as well as recollections of participants on both sides of the fateful week in Irish history.

Create your own newspaper stories of the Rising, view the original copy of the Proclamation, and send a Morse code message!

With electronic touchscreens, video, audiovisual booths, authentic artifacts, and incredible, never-before-seen footage, this burst of interactive history will literally put you in touch with Ireland's past.

GPO Witness History Highlights:

  • Dublin's Number 1 1916 Exhibition
  • Learn about Modern Irish History
  • See the original Irish proclamation
  • Multi-sensory exhibition
  • Exclusive access to the GPO - one of Dublin's most significant buildings

Where to find the GPO Witness History exhibition

The GPO is situated at the heart of Dublin city on O’Connell Street. GPO Witness History, O'Connell Street Lower, North City, Dublin 1, D01 F5P2. GPO Witness History is just to the right when you enter the main room.

Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

The DoDublin Hop-On Hop-Off Tour has a stop close to the GPO. Buy your ticket here. City Sightseeing and Big Bus Dublin also have stops closeby.


From Trinity College Dublin, the GPO Museum is just 500 metres away.


There is a Dublin Bike station located right beside the GPO.


Many Dublin Bus routes pass very close to the National Wax Museum. For more information on Dublin Bus routes, visit


There is an O'Connell - GPO Luas stop is at the front door of the Museum!


Connolly and Tara Irish Rail Stations are located close to the Museum.

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