Summer Family
Days Out in Dublin

phoenix park dublin city

Go Wild in the Phoenix Park!

Dublin is home to the largest enclosed park in all of Europe, and it so happens that the Phoenix Park is full of plenty of things to do with the whole family. A little known fact is that the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre puts on workshops every Sunday morning from 10.00-12.30 and they’re free of charge! The workshops have various themes ranging from nature awareness, history and heritage to arts and crafts and are suitable from kids aged 5-12. The Phoenix Park is filled with sites of great historical and cultural significance. From the President’s official residence to Farmleigh House. Wild deer also roam the park, and while visitors to the park are required to keep their distance from the deer, you can still get a great look at those magnificent creatures. Also, if animals are your thing you should definitely pay a visit to the next place on our list…

Hop Off at the stop in the Park itself on our DoDublin Tour to visit the Phoenix Park.

Best Family Days Out in Dublin this Summer

Things to do for the family in Dublin City

Dublin is fantastic city for the whole family, with so many activities and things to do for all ages! From medieval Castles to one of the world's oldest zoos, and a city bursting with fascinating history, there’s plenty to keep the kids (and grown-ups) entertained.

The Hop On Hop Off tour is a great way for all the family to visit all the top attractions in the city, and with kids travelling for free, it's a great deal for a family day out. Enjoy a birdseye view over the capital and discover the best of Dublin on the original city tour.

For some more great ideas on days out in Dublin, check our guide to Top Days Out in Dublin with the kids!

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