Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland
A weekend art fair featuring the work of 'Sunday painters' – some of whom are very good.
Merrion Sq is the most prestigious and, arguably, the most elegant of Dublin's Georgian squares. Its well-kept lawns and tended flower...
Oscar Wilde Statue
Just inside the northwestern corner of Merrion Sq is a flamboyant statue of Oscar Wilde, who grew up across the street at No 1 (now used...
Happening Open Air Cinema
Grab a blanket and take a seat on the grass of Merrion Sq for a summer screening al fresco.
Completely refurbished after 25 years as a stalwart of the city's top-end dining scene, Dobbins 2.0 is still a classy spot for an...
8 N Merrion Sq · interesting places nearby
Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland information
The gallery at this headquarters is host to specialist exhibitions that will excite anyone with an interest in building design. Irish and international shows have ranged in topic from ethnic minority architecture to Irish footpaths. The institute’s own awards show reflects the changing face of Irish building.