EVENT ACCESS /  LEAVING EVENT

Forbidden Fruit takes place on the grounds of the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin 8 – which is less than 15 minutes form Dublin city centre. 

 

BY CAR

There is no parking at the venue. Traffic Restrictions will be in place on Military Road and Kilmainham Lane. The nearest public car park is Park Rite Car Park at St James’ Hospital, James St.

From the West: Off N4 to Heuston Station

From the North: Off M1 to Heuston Station

From the South: Off N7 to Heuston Station

 

BY FOOT

Pedestrian egress will be both East Gate, Military Road and West Gate, South Circular Road.

 

FREE BULMERS BUSES

Going to the festival: Bus will pick up at Harcourt Street at 30 minute intervals starting at 4pm on Friday and at 2pm Saturday & Sunday.  

Free Bulmers Bus after the show will depart from outside the Main gate Military Road on left hand side.

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

BY LUAS: Take Red Line to Heuston Station and it is 5 minute walk to East Gate entrance via Military Road.

Check here for Luas timetable.

 

BY BUS

Buses to James St (5 min walk via steps to Bow Lane onto Irwin St & Military Rd): 123 from O'Connell St/Dame St; 51B, 78A from Aston Quay. Check www.dublinbus.ie for further info.

Buses to Heuston Station (5 minutes walk via Military Rd): 26 from Wellington Quay; 51, 79 from Aston Quay; 90 Dart Feeder Bus from Connolly and Tara Street Stations to Heuston Station.

 

BY TRAIN

From West & South: go to Heuston Station; 5 minute walk from Heuston Station.

From North & East: go to Connolly Station.

From Connolly and Tara Street Stations by no 90 bus to Heuston Station.

 

BY TAXI

Taxies should come from James Street and Bow Lane. Military Road from Heuston Station will be closed for traffic.

After the event, taxi ranks will pick up outside Heuston Station and Kilmainham Gaol. 

 

DISABLED ACCESS 

Vehicles with a disability badge will be permitted to approach the concerts from James Street and Bow Lane where they will be directed via Military Road to the East Gate and from there to the Disabled Car Park.

Note: After show vehicles will be held until vehicle curfew is tipped (approximately 30 minutes).