GPO Museum


1h 30min
The award winning GPO Museum is a must-see experience on any list of things to do in Dublin. Step inside the walls of the iconic GPO (General Post Office) and witness the events that transformed a nation! The museum is an immersive and interactive experience telling the story of the 1916 Easter Rising and modern Irish history. Don’t miss the spectacular specially created centre piece film that puts you right in the middle of the action during the Rising as it happened at the GPO and other locations. Compose newspaper reports, examine and send morse code to declare the Irish Republic and play interactive games – there is something for everyone!

Current opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Paid Visit
  • Covid-19 Guidelines
  • Credit Card Accepted
  • Guide Dogs Welcomed
  • Toilets
  • Wifi
  • Retail On Site
  • Audio Guide Available
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Paper Ticket Accepted
  • Families
  • Arts & Culture
  • Galleries & Museums
  • Heritage Sites
  • Kids
  • Solo Visitors
  • Friends
  • Mature visitors
  • Historical
Self guided visit and audio guide in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Irish.
Failte Ireland Covid Safety Charter registered - the museum meets all of the safety guidelines for visitors to museums.
No refund on tickets purchased online. 
Covid-19 safety precautions for visitor safety.  Interactive museum telling the story of the 1916 Easter Rising and modern Irish history in dramatic fashion.

Contact details

  • GPO Museum
  • O' Connell Street
  • Dublin 1
  • Ireland
  • D01F5P2