Street Temple Bar
One of the oldest blocks of Dublin, located in the heart of the city between Deim Street and the River Liffey. Named after the rector of the main university of Ireland (Trinity College), William Temple, who lived here in the XVII century, and the word "bar" denotes the location of this area on the river bank.
In the 80s, Irish bohemians settled here, and gradually Temple Bar became the cultural center of Dublin. Now here are small museums, fashion shops, art galleries, restaurants and pubs. The "Center of Irish Cinema" shows art house films and conduct film festivals.
The special fun in the Temple Bar area begins after 18.00, when the shops close, and the pubs are filled with thirsty, hungry for relax crowds.
The main drinking establishment is the Temple Bar, which stands out among other buildings with a red facade. It is always full of people, musicians play. There are a lot of different sorts of beer here and more than 100 types of whiskey.