Plan a Visit
Due to essential maintenance work, the Casino will close to the public from Monday 26th June until further notice, except for prebooked weddings on 31st July and 29th September 2017. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
March – May & October (inclusive)
10am – 5pm; last admission 4.15pm
June – September (inclusive)
10am – 6pm; last admission 5.15pm
The parkland around the Casino is open during the following times:
October to March (inclusive) 7am – 7pm
April & September 7am – 8pm
May – August (inclusive) 7am – 9pm
5km north of City Centre, off the Malahide Road, after junction with Griffith Avenue (turn left at pedestrian lights after Dublin Fire Brigade Training HQ).
Buses serving the area are numbers 14, 27, 27A, 27B, 42, 43 and 128 from Connolly Station, 42, 43 (from Talbot Street), 14, 27, 27A, 27B, 128 (from Eden Quay), and 123 from O’Connell Street. Check the Dublin Bus website for up to date schedules. The nearest stop to the Casino is Nazareth House.
The Dart stop at Clontarf is 1.7km from the Casino. Check the Irish Rail website for up to date schedules.
There is parking for cars and coaches on site, as well as bike racks for bicycle parking close to the building.
The Casino at Marino
The Casino is available for functions such as wedding ceremonies, conferences, and events in the local community. Numbers are limited. If you would like more information on this, please contact us.
The Casino is fully committed to accessibility for all users, where possible. The basement reception area and bathrooms are accessed by a flight of stone steps and the interior is accessed by a staircase. There is wheelchair access to grounds and exterior only. Contact us for information on exterior tours.
Public tours are available on the hour, every hour, during opening hours. Private tours can be booked in advance, and are on the half hour. Groups of more than ten should contact us to book in advance.
The average length of a visit is one hour.
Photography / Video
Photography and video are permitted (no flash allowed). For commercial photography please contact us.
Holders of the Heritage Card gain free admission. English Heritage Membership, Friends of Manx National Heritage, and Dublin Pass cards are also accepted for free entry.
The first Wednesday of every month is free for everyone. School groups are also entitled to free entry under certain conditions. Contact us for details.
Also in the Area
Dublin Fire Brigade Museum
Located within the historic Marino demesne, this museum houses a large display of artefacts from the history of the fire service in Ireland.
Clontarf Promenade offers spectacular views over Dublin City and Bay. There is also a heritage trail situated along the walk, which tells the story of the Vikings, Brian Boru and the Battle of Clontarf.
The National Botanic Gardens
The National Botanic Gardens are an oasis of calm and beauty, and entry is free. A premier scientific institution, the gardens also contain the National Herbarium and several historic wrought iron glasshouses.