Opening Times

  • Mon – Sat (May - Sept) 08:30 – 17:00
  • Sun (May - Sept) 09:30 – 17:00
  • Mon – Sat (Oct - April) 09:30 – 17:00
  • Sun (Oct - April) 12:00 – 16:30
*Please note the Exhibition is temporarily closed as a precautionary measure to minimise the spread of Covid-19

Contact Details

Contact Details

The Book of Kells

The Exhibition and Old Library is temporarily closed

Covid-19 Notice

We wish to inform you that the Book of Kells and Old Library Exhibition will temporarily close to visitors until further notice. This is a precautionary measure to minimise the spread of Covid-19. This decision has been made to protect the health and safety of our visitors and the university community.

Existing ticket holders will be contacted regarding refunds via email.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding.

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Tickets and Information

The Book of Kells Exhibition is located in the 18th century Old Library building in the heart of Trinity College Dublin.

The Exhibition is currently temporarily closed.

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Trinity College Dublin is right in the heart of Dublin and well served by cross city buses. The DART stations of Pearse Street, Tara Street and Connolly Station are a short walk away.

There are two LUAS stops situated less than a minute's from the main entrances to Trinity.

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Trinity Gift Shop

View the Book of Kells gift range and Trinity 1592 collection