Magazine Fort

Magazine Fort - Main Image

The OPW are delighted to announce that from 2nd April 2017, there will be free guided tours of the Magazine Fort provided on Fridays and Sundays at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 3.30pm.

Please note the Meeting Point for the tour is at the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre only.  Phone 01 6770095.

Please do not make your way directly to the Magazine Fort as access cannot be granted except by ticket / bus from the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre.


Tour commences at the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre on a first come, first served basis with a shuttle bus to the Fort.

Visitors will have access to a number of areas within the Fort including one of the magazines and two viewing platforms.  Watch the conservation work as it happens, see the archaeologist unearth the 18th century drainage networks or the raised oak floors with timber dowels in the Magazine.

Health and Safety induction will be conducted prior to the commencement of the tour, as conservation works are on-going within the Fort.  Ground conditions are uneven so sturdy footwear is advised and suitable outdoor clothing should be worn.

For more information please contact the Phoenix Park Visitor Centre:

Telephone: 01 677 0095


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