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The Baths, Clontarf

Photo: Emma Synnott

The Baths, Clontarf

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Saturday 13 October, 10.00am – 11.00am
Sunday 14 October, 10.00am – 11.00am

Clontarf Baths and Assembly Rooms, as it was known, opened c.1886 and featured large, tidal, seawater swimming pool that juts out from the promenade wall into the bay. It was a huge hit with locals and even with people from the wider Dublin area who would take an omnibus out to Clontarf for the day.It closed in 1996, 110 years after it opened, and now the Clontarf Baths have been lovingly refurbished into a new, super-stylish restaurant and bar.

First-come basis: Just turn up and look out for Open House Dublin volunteers. Wheelchair accessible.

Designed by: Noonan Moran Architects
Building Date: 1886/2018
Location: 123a Clontarf Road, Clontarf, Dublin 3

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