The RHK is currently undergoing remedial works but you may keep up to date with our progress on our various social channels. We will be delighted to welcome our clients back to the enhanced Royal Hospital Kilmainham once we reopen in 2024.
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As a location the 17th Century
Royal Hospital Kilmainham stands alone 

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The North Range (Great Hall, Baroque Chapel, Johnston Suite + Master’s Quarters) are currently not open to book due to essential remedial works. The information on this website regarding the North Range is not reflective of the spaces upon reopening. If you would like information on the reopening, please contact us at, or

The Courtyard 

We welcome you to our majestic



At the heart of the Royal Hospital Kilmainham is its
impressive Courtyard. With its paved cobbles, stone cut
cloisters, historic clock tower and Juliet like balconies,
there is nowhere else quite like it in Ireland.

For over three decades, the Courtyard has been the centre of Dublin’s social and cultural life. This unique and iconic venue has been home to contemporary art installations, intimate music performances, private functions, and Michelin star dining experiences.  

To enquire about booking the Courtyard for your event contact


The Meadows 

A magical celebration awaits you in the vast



This vast venue allows for an array of enchanting events. Uniquely situated in the centre of Dublin city, this venue offers you the opportunity to create an experience that is out of this world for your clients. 

These grand unoccupied grasslands have been home to many high profile events and experiences from large music festivals to uniquely intimate private corporate celebrations. 

To enquire about booking the Meadows for your event contact


The Vaulted Cellars

A unique reception awaits you in our 17th Century


Vaulted Cellars 

Home to sumptuous banquets, prestigious corporate dining and gracious receptions, its timeless yet chic interior evokes a dining experience like no other. You can be assured this impressive space will help you create the wow factor for your event.

No matter what the season we like to offer our clients something a little different when it comes to their pre dinner drinks reception and indoor dinning event. Our up-market Vaulted Cellars is a stunning location to enjoy drinks & canapés served during the winter months.

To enquire about booking the Vaulted Cellars for your event contact


The People’s Pavilion 

A warm welcome awaits you at our beautiful


People’s Pavilion 

With outdoor events growing in popularity in recent times, the introduction of our attractively lit and heated People’s Pavilion, or Pailliún an Phobail as Gaelige, is our new outdoor feature. Situated to the front of the historic 17th Century Royal Hospital Kilmainham building, this venue is ideal for any celebration. With a connection to a power source within the structure and resident caterers on standby, the blank canvas is perfectly adaptable for your customised occasion.

To enquire about booking the People’s Pavilion for your celebration, workshop or event contact


The North Range 

Although the North Range interior wing presently remains closed until 2024 due to ongoing remedial works, we invite you on a virtual tour.

Once the North Range re-opens, the events team are happy to schedule an in-person viewing, at a time and date that is convenient for you.


The Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Military Road, Dublin 8, Ireland. D08 FW31


Phone +353 (0)1 612 9903