Tours of Áras an Uachtaráin

OPW Guided Tours

OPW guided tours of the main reception rooms at Áras an Uachtaráin are available almost every Saturday all year round.

Each tour takes about one hour and tours are free of charge. 

Tickets are issued on a first-come-first-served basis from the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre on Saturdays.  As a result, it is advised to get there as soon as possible on each morning to collect your ticket for one of the tours during the day.

Group and/or advance booking is not possible.

The Phoenix Park Visitor Centre (01-6770095) is open daily from 9.30am to 5.30pm.  Last admission is at 5.00pm.

Tours of Áras an Uachtaráin are at

  • 10.30am
  • 11.30am
  • 12.30pm
  • 1.30pm
  • 2.30pm
  • 3.30pm

From Saturday 15th July until the end of September 2017, these tours will feature both the House and Gardens.  These tours take about one hour and fifteen minutes. 

Tour times during this period are at

  • 10.15am
  • 11.30am
  • 12.45pm
  • 2.00pm
  • 3.15pm

Occasionally, due to State and/or Official Business it is not possible to accommodate Public Tours.  Please click here for updates and more information on visits.

Please contact the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre on 01 677 0095 for more details.

Aras an Uachtarain - Garden view