An t-Ardmhéara Críona Ní Dhálaigh officially opened Richmond Barracks at a special ceremony in Inchicore on the 2 May 2016. One of nine ‘Permanent Reminders', Richmond Barracks has been redeveloped by Dublin City Council as part of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme. It will open to the public in June 2016 as an interactive multimedia tourist attraction which will trace the story of the site from military barracks, to housing estate, to school.
In addition to the interactive exhibition, the site also houses a new Tea Room and landscaped garden area. Tours of Richmond Barracks will incorporate Goldenbridge Cemetery, adjacent to the Barracks, which opens to the public for the first time.
Richmond Barracks is open to the public and for tours from June 2016.
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