Chris Church Cathedral
Culture Date with D8 - Free Tour of Christ Church Cathedral


Culture Date with D8 - Free Tour of Christ Church Cathedral

Come and explore one of Dublin 8’s most iconic buildings on a free guided tour of Christ Church Cathedral. Enjoy the architecture of its beautiful nave and discover the atmospheric crypt  - the oldest working structure in Dublin.

Finish your tour by ascending to the bell tower where you will have the opportunity to ring the famous Christ Church bells.

This special tour is free but tickets must be booked in advance. Max 24 people. (Please note that to enter the bell tower participants must be over the age of 12).

Essential Information

Event Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Place, Dublin 8. 

Dates: Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time: 16.30h  

Tour is Free - Booking Essential:  This special tour is free as part of 'Culture Date with D8', but booking is essential as places are limited.

Book your place: Please book your place by emailing

IMPORTANT re ACCESSIBILITY: Tour includes 86 steps to Belfry - so NOT SUITED to under 12s or those with walking difficulties. 

Our Location
Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Place, Dublin 8.

By BUS: Christchurch Place is on several bus routes, including 123, 13, 27, 40, 49, 77a and 77x - see for information.

By LUAS: Christ Church is served by the Luas Red Line. Get off at the Four Courts stop and cross the river on to Winetavern Street.

By TRAIN: Christ Church is located 15 minutes walk from Heuston and 20 minutes walk from Connolly Rail Stations, both of which are served by the number 90 bus which stops on both sides of the quays directly opposite the cathedral.

By DART: Christ Church is located approximately 10 minutes walk from Tara Street Dart Station.

CAR PARKING: The nearest car park is Q-Park Christ Church, accessed from Werburgh Street, just across from the cathedral. It is a 24-hour car park. 

GPS Coordinates & MAP

GPS Coordinates: Latitude 53.34345159999999, Longitude -6.271013000000039