Welcome to Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Bealtaine Tour

Bealtaine 2019 Tour

@ 12:00pm on Friday, May 24th, 2019

In conjunction with Bealtaine, we have a specialist tour running at Glasnevin Cemetery this May.

Be Introduced to a Unique Chapter of History

Date: Friday, May 24th

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

What's Happening:

During this tour

• Explore the fascinating origins of Glasnevin Cemetery which opened in 1832

• Discover more about Ireland’s ‘Liberator’ and the founder of the cemetery - Daniel O’ Connell

• Learn about the experiences of Irish Jesuit Fr. Michael Morrison, who in 1945, was among the first troops to liberate Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

• ‘Gather round poor Zozimus’ and hear the tale of this Dublin poet, rhymer and reciter

• Visit the grave of James Joyce’s parents and find out about the many connections between Glasnevin Cemetery and Joyce’s Ulysses And much more……..

Entry is free however booking is essential.

24th May 2019 - 12:00
33 out of 40 places left.
Number of tickets


Museum Opening Times:

Monday to Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Summer Hours (April - September)

10:00am - 6:00pm

How to book:

The best and quickest way to get your place booked in: 

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When you get to the ticket page, you will see a selection of the different tickets we offer. Simply select the appropriate ticket from this selection and complete the booking process.

For booking enquiries (groups of 11 or more):

Discuss your group booking with our Bookings Coordinator:
+353 1 882 6570


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