Tagged: History

The Brazen Head

The Brazen HeadThe Brazen Head is officially Ireland’s oldest pub, dating back to 1198.

Although it is unknown how much of the original 12th century building remains, there is a character to the place that shows its age.

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St Michan’s Church


From the headline of this article many of you may be expecting a write up about another architecturally stunning church in Dublin city, complete with beautiful stained glass windows and a glittering gold alter. Alas, St Michans has none of those things.

Infact you might go so far as to call it, ugly. However, it is not really the church itself the qualifies St Michans forĀ hidden gem status, rather what lies underneath…..

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