Welcome to Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Visitors to Glasnevin Cemetery can now climb the iconic O'Connell Tower for the first time in over 45 years.

Breathtaking views to the north, south, east and west across all of Dublin, Meath, Wicklow and the Irish Sea.

  • 198 steps, comprised of a wrought iron spiral staircase followed by hand carved wooden steps, 6 landing platforms, exhibits, and four windows at the top
  • Cross on top measures 2.5 metres and weighs 3 tonnes
  • Tower measures 55 metres
  • Tallest Round Tower in Ireland
  • 360 degree panoramic views
  • Restoration
    198 steps, comprised of a wrought iron spiral staircase followed by hand carved wooden steps, 6 landing platforms, exhibits, and four windows at the top.

  • Restoration
    Cross on top measures 2.5 metres and weighs 3 tonnes

  • Restoration
    The tower measures 55 metres

  • Restoration
    Tallest Round Tower in Ireland

  • Restoration
    360 degree panoramic views