menu
RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland)

Photo: Hufton + Crow

RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland)

Log in to create a list

Sunday 14 October, 12.00pm – 5.00pm

Completed in late 2017 by Henry J Lyons, 26 York Street is a state-of-the-art building that puts Ireland at the forefront of pioneering developments in the delivery of healthcare education. Over 10 floors – six above ground and four below, provides students, surgical trainees and staff with modern cutting-edge facilities that promote the development of the RCSI community at the heart of the city. The building is home to Europe’s most advanced clinical simulation suite, in the new National Surgical & Clinical Centre, and also includes a 540-seat auditorium, a library spanning three floors, a sports hall and fitness suite, and has been designed to be both energy efficient and environmentally responsible.RIAI announced 26 York Street as the winner of the Public Choice category at the RIAI Irish Architecture Awards 2018. It was the subject of the RTE documentary, The Big Build, and won the Public Choice award at the RIAI Awards this year.

First-come basis: Just turn up and look out for Open House Dublin volunteers. Please note the Simulation suite will be available for public access from 1pm. Last entry at 4pm Wheelchair accessible.

Designed by: Henry J Lyons
Building Date: 2017
Location: 26 York Street, Dublin 2

People like you make Open House Dublin possible!

Open House Dublin is presented by the Irish Architecture Foundation (IAF): a non-profit arts organisation that communicates the value of architecture.

The IAF presents Open House Dublin each year as just one part of a rich and unique offering. Our year-round programme includes exhibitions, talks, film screenings, symposia, competitions, publications, school and community workshops. You can help to secure our future by becoming an IAF member, or simply by donating directly.

Become a Member     Donate

Members enjoy perks which include: beating the OHD queues, private tours, partner discounts; and limited-edition IAF publications and prints. Architects can also claim structured CPD at all IAF events.