Tour of Iveagh House – Department of Foreign Affairs Headquarters - Open House Dublin 2024

Tour of Iveagh House – Department of Foreign Affairs Headquarters

80 St Stephen's Green, Saint Kevin's, Dublin 2

Dates & Times

Tours approx 45 mins

  • Saturday 14th October:
  • 10am (first tour) – 2.30pm (last tour).
Tour type
  • Building Tour

Richard Cassels

Iveagh House, the headquarters of the Department of Foreign Affairs, has many stories within its walls. Explore the nooks and crannies of its beautiful architecture and artwork on this guided tour.

You will be welcomed in to the Entrance Hall and onwards to the Secretary General’s Office where, under the political direction of the Tánaiste and Minister, the Secretary General manages the Department. From there you will be brought through the Inner Hall to The Secretary General’s Ante Room. When you exit the Ante room you will be meet with the houses’ spectacular double Staircase. Moving on, you will be guided to through the Tánaiste’s Dining Room, Ante Room and finally the Tánaiste’s Office. The tour will continue on to the Ballroom before ending in the Adams Room.

We respectfully request that if you are feeling unwell, have tested positive for Covid-19 or are required to isolate not to attend this event. Security measures will be in place including belongings remaining at the front desk.

This tour is pre-book only.

Accessibility Information

Limited wheelchair accessibility
Easy Read information (designed for people with intellectual disabilities, people who can’t read well, and people whose first language is not English)

Toilets are not wheelchair accessible.

Photography Credit
© Paul Sheehan


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