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Kings Inns

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Henrietta Street, Dublin,
T: +353(0)18744840
E: info@kingsinns.ie

The Honorable Society of King’s Inns, founded in 1541, is Ireland’s oldest legal institution and oldest School of Law. King's Inns is also one of Ireland's most interesting social venues.

Founded in 1541 under a charter from Henry VIII, King’s Inns is Ireland’s oldest legal institution and oldest School of Law. Many distinguished legal and political figures over the past centuries have been members of the Society and benefited from our legal education. Designed by James Gandon and located on Dublin’s Constitution Hill, King’s Inns is a key example of Ireland’s Georgian architectural heritage. King’s Inns is also one of Ireland’s most interesting social venues, built on a tradition of collegiality and fine dining. The Dining Hall, completed in 1806, provides a magnificent setting for almost any occasion. It has been the setting for some very special celebrations over the years’ for both private and corporate use. Recent events include; conferences, business meetings, award ceremonies, product launches & exhibitions, concerts & musical recitals, corporate gatherings, weddings & civil ceremonies, family celebrations, location shoots, cinema & television productions. The Inns has over 200 years of experience in hosting and welcoming guests.