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Best places to visit in Dublin this Christmas

Christmas decorations

Dublin is a beautiful city to visit throughout the year but there is something magical about visiting Dublin this Christmas. If you are planning on spending Christmas in the City you have come to the right place. The following list will cover the top places to do in Dublin throughout the month of December, including free events, family fun and festive entertainment.




Christmas in the Courtyard

Christmas in the courtyard hosts a wonderful event this Christmas which provides a festive experience of fun and joy for your annual Christmas event. The venue is located in the royal hospital Kilmainham which is just a 15-minute walk from Christchurch cathedral. The event begins on the 24th of November until the 18th of December, offering a 6 course Michelin star dinner and lunch. It will be an abundance of festive fun, fine dining and fantastic entertainment!



Luggwoods offers a winter wonderland escape through the enchanted forests filled with twinkling lights that leads you to Santa’s magical grotto. The forest is filled with magic and warmth through the majestic trails. It is located at Crooksling Co. Dublin. This unique Santa experience is the perfect family day out this Christmas.


Dublin Castle Christmas Markets

The Dublin Christmas markets is the perfect destination for a Christmas wonderland experience. The historic courtyard of Dublin castle will be filled with traditional stalls of tasty food, gifts and plenty of other things for people to enjoy this Christmas.

Christmas Market


The Hole in the Wall

The Hole in Wall located beside the Phoenix Park in Dublin is the perfect cosy pub to get you into the festive mood! Enjoy a cheeky pint beside the fire and capture the magical joy this season.



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