Monkstown is a suburb of Dublin located in the Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County. It is situated on the coast, between Blackrock and Dún Laoghaire. Monkstown is best known for its beautiful coastline and quaint village, with its many displays of historical buildings.
Monkstown has several cafes, restaurants, and pubs to offer like Cinnamon, Café du Journal, the Salt Café in Avoca, Amerta, 8A Brasserie, Victoria Chinese Restaurant, That’s Amore, The Purty Kitchen, Goggins Inn and F.X. Buckley Pub.
Monkstown is served by Dublin Bus routes 7,8 and 75 and the train stations Seapoint and Salthill & Monkstown.
Schools and Colleges
There are many schools in the area; Scoil Lorcáin, Monkstown Park Junior School, Newpark Comprehensive School, Monkstown Educate Together National School, CBC Monkstown Park and Holy Family National School. Blackrock College and University College Dublin Belfield are also nearby.
Monkstown has the Lambert Puppet Theatre and Knox Memorial Hall to visit and explore. Also, Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, the largest organisation that promotes the preservation of traditional music, has its headquarters in Monkstown. They offer music classes, events, competitions, and have a collection of Irish music recordings, large print library and collection of videos.
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