With summer holidays fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking of ways to keep the kids entertained. No stress, we’ve got just the thing, a visit to Croke Park!
Croke Park offers fun filled family friendly tours through this 82,300 capacity stadium so you can see what happens behind the scenes of GAA headquarters!
The guided Stadium Tour offers an access-all-areas trip through the home of Ireland’s national games.
Walk in the footsteps of legends as you visit the team dressing rooms before going pitch-side via the players’ tunnel and taking a seat in the VIP area. Enjoy panoramic views from the top tier of the stand - 30 meters above the famous pitch.
The whole family can explore the GAA Museum with its exhibition galleries that vividly illustrate the story of Gaelic games from ancient times to present day.
Featured exhibitions include the original Sam Maguire and Liam MacCarthy Cups, the official GAA Hall of Fame, temporary exhibitions and many other exhibits.
Test your Gaelic football and hurling skills in the interactive games zone – see how fast you can react, check out your passing skills, practice a fingertip save or discover the art of the high catch!
So if you have any sport enthusiasts in your family, big or small, why not discover what it really means to be Irish and experience all that Croke Park has to offer!
Croke Park is conveniently located just 1km from Dublin city centre and has tours operating throughout the year. Entrance to the Stadium Tour (which includes free entry to the GAA Museum) is priced at €13.00 per adult and €8.50 per child (aged 3-12 years, children under 3 are free). Family tickets are also available.
For more information on Croke Park Stadium Tours, prices and special offers visit their website
Prices and details correct at time of publication