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Welcome to the Lord Mayor of Dublin's website

This website gives information on the Lord Mayor of Dublin - first citizen of the city of Dublin.  The Lord Mayor is elected by the City Councillors at the Annual Meeting of the City Council which is held in City Hall.  The current Lord Mayor is Críona Ní Dhálaigh. She was elected on Monday 29th June 2015 and is the 346th Lord Mayor of Dublin, & the 8th female to hold the role.

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Mansion House Tours

For the past 300 years the Mansion House has welcomed Dubliners, international & civic leaders, cultural stars and sporting heroes through its doors.  As part of our 300 year celebrations, the public rooms of the Mansion House will be open for guided tours:

- Saturday 25th July

- Saturday 29th August

- Saturday 26th September

Guided tours will be held at 2pm, 3pm and 4pm on these dates.

For more information and to book a place please contact the Office of the Lord Mayor at 01 222 6200 or lordmayor@dublincity.ie


Mansion House 300 – Lecture Series

2015 is not only the 300th anniversary of the Mansion House, it is also the 350th Anniversary of Lord Mayor’s of Dublin.  To coincide with this celebration we are hosting a lecture series on former Lord Mayor’s of Dublin, taking place on Tuesday evening’s in September to November.  To book a place please contact 01 – 222 6200 / lordmayor@dublincity.ie
Click here for details on the lectures.


Mansion House 300

To commemorate the 300th Anniversary of the Mansion House as a residence for the Lord Mayor of Dublin, the Office of the Lord Mayor & Dublin City Council commissioned Irish poet Dermot Bolger to write a poem to capture the essence of the house, which has been at the heart of Dublin for 300 years. Please click here to read the poem.



The Mansion House Dublin celebrates 300 years

In 2015, Dublin’s Mansion House celebrates 300 years as the official Mayoral residence. The house was built by developer Joshua Dawson between 1705 and 1710 and is a rare surviving example of Queen Anne style architecture in Dublin. In 2015 the Mansion House will celebrate this milestone with a number of events throughout the year. Please click here for further details.


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Contact the Office of the Lord Mayor

Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2, D02 AF30, Ireland.

Teach an Ardmhéara, Sráid Dásain, Baile Átha Cliath 2, D02 AF30, Éire.

01 222 6200 / lordmayor@dublincity.ie