Please find below Press Releases from the Office of Public Works relating to the Phoenix Park.
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At a presentation ceremony last night, the OPW was presented with the Gold International Large Parks Award for the Phoenix Park. The Phoenix Park in Dublin is one of only two parks in the world to receive a prestigious Gold Award in the Inaugural International Large...read more
OPW honours those who died on RMS Leinster with Commemoration Ceremony in Grangegorman Military Cemetery.
On Thursday 11 October at 11am, the OPW will hold an Act of Remembrance at the Grangegorman Military Cemetery followed by the opening of an exhibition at the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Leinster and to...read more
The Office of Public Works (OPW) is delighted to announce the lighting of the Phoenix Column on Chesterfield Avenue in the Phoenix Park. Mrs. Sabina Higgins, wife of President Michael D. Higgins, and who inspired the initiative, will officiate at the lighting...read more
The Office of Public Works (OPW) is delighted to announce that the Annual Phoenix Park Honey Show, in association with the Federation of Irish Bee Keepers Associations (F.I.B.K.A.) will take place on Sunday, 9 September 2018 from 11am in the Phoenix Park Visitor...read more
The Phoenix Park reopened to the public at 4pm today, 15 hours ahead of schedule following an extensive overnight clean-up operation.Over 200 litter pickers worked through the night to clean up all public routes. The gates have been put back in place as has road...read more
A new exhibition which chronicles the preparations for the Visit of Pope John Paul II to the Phoenix Park in 1979 will be launched by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin in the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre on Wednesday the 1st of August at 11am. The exhibition will also...read more
The Office of Public Works (OPW) is taking the opportunity to restore and conserve a number of the entrances to the Phoenix Park as part of the preparatory works for the visit of Pope Francis for the World Meeting of Families 2018. These conservation works which have...read more
The Phoenix Park in Dublin is one of only two parks in the world to receive a prestigious Gold Award in the Inaugural International Large Urban Parks Awards organised by World Urban Parks based in Canada. The awards recognise the quality of Parks across the globe, the...read more
OPW delighted to host “Horse Traditions” An exhibition showcasing the importance of Horses in Irish Society
The Office of Public Works (OPW) is delighted to host "Horse Traditions", a month long exhibition displaying horse tack and memorabilia from the past to present as used by the three horse organisations located in the Phoenix Park. The exhibition of horse traditions in...read more