With beautiful historic buildings housing iconic Irish businesses such as Brown Thomas, Weir & Sons and Bewley’s Café, Grafton Street offers a shopping experience that cannot be found elsewhere.
Grafton Street has a great variety of retail stores including café’s, bars, restaurants and caters for shoppers searching for high-end or high street. It is one of the primary shopping streets in Dublin city centre, the shopping street is approx. 400 metres in length and runs from Trinity College to St. Stephens Green.
The street is not only one of Dublin’s main shopping streets it is also considered as a stage for aspiring Irish musician and artists. Some of the most famous buskers include Damien Rice and Paddy Casey have played on the street during their early musician years. On Christmas Eve, a number of great Irish musicians including frontman from Us Bono and Kodaline take to the street to busk for charity.
At the top of Grafton Street you will find St. Stephens Green shopping centre, home to an array of high street stores, The Powerscourt Townhouse Centre is located just off Grafton Street and is a small centre with a range of antiques, arts and crafts.
Grafton Street is the perfect place to visit during your next trip to Dublin, you will be able to shop til you drop but also immerse yourself in the city’s culture.
If you are planning a shopping trip to Dublin choose to stay on Smithfield Square, located just 3.8km from Grafton Street.