Built as part of the preparations for the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising, this modern three-storey museum houses details of the famous people buried at Ireland's necropolis. Follow the digital timeline that charts the history and draws connections between the cemetery's most interesting inhabitants. Then descend to the basement's City of the Dead and discover how different religions commemorate and celebrate their deceased. The museum also has a café, shop and genealogical research facility.
Mon-Fri 10:00 - 17:00, Sat & Sun 11:00 - 17:00. Guided tours daily at 11:30 and 14:30 (mid-March-Oct) and 14:30 (Oct-mid-March). To get there take 140 bus from O'Connell St or 40a from Parnell St.