Society House, the present number 63 Merrion Square, was acquired by the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland in 1917 and remains central to its identity as a learned society in the heart of Dublin’s historic centre. With its original ancillary buildings intact, coupled with its recently restored early-nineteenth century garden, it remains unique in Dublin as a complete town house complex representative of the late Georgian period.
Tours at 11.00am,12.00pm,2.00pm,3.00pm & 4.00pm
First Come Basis
Just show up and look out for Open House Dublin Volunteers.
- Photography is not permitted on this tour
- Tours will be limited to 20 people per tour
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
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