Dublin nightlife needs no introduction, we know, we know!


If you’re visiting from elsewhere in the country or from abroad, here are 5 things to do in Dublin on a night out!


These activities will surely give you unforgettable moments!

Merry Ploughboy Pub Traditional Night 

Dublin’s rich culture can be best experienced in a pub, this is undeniable. Food, folklore and music come together at this all-night event at the Merry Ploughboy Pub.


The pub itself is located outside of the city centre in Rathfarnham, however, it has its own shuttle service!


Cultural immersion guaranteed!


The Storyteller Bus Tour

Storyteller Bus Tour

A thatch-roofed house moving around on the streets of Dublin? Is this even real?


This bus tour takes you travelling through time, so hop on! Do you know how Irish mermen differ from mermaids? Want to know more about leprechauns?


This journey taking you from Dublin city centre to Howth and Clontarf ends with a stop at the The Church Bar on Mary Street, where you can have all the Dublin craic possible!

An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies 

An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies

Come to the Brazen Head, Ireland’s oldest pub (founded in 1198, how awesome is that!?) and enjoy the tasty traditional Irish food on a night filled with Irish folklore and storytelling.


You won’t be disappointed by this award-winning nightlife entertainment!


Temple Bar Night Market | June to September

Temple Bar Night Markets

Come out in the afternoon sunshine!

If it’s a Wednesday summer’s night, it’s Temple Bar Night Market! Before the midweek pub crawl, check out our local artists’ talents.


From pottery to jewellery, from photography to soapmaking, this is definitely one of our favourite things to do in Dublin during the summer months!


The Laughter Lounge 

The Laughter Lounge, Dublin
Since its opening in 1997, The Laughter Lounge became known as one of the best comedy clubs in the country. Whether you’ve lived in Dublin all your life or you’re only here for a week, you need to check this place out!


Book your tickets online, sit back and prepare your laughter muscles!
Here at The National Wax Museum Plus, we hope you experience the best of Dublin every time you visit!


Article written by Dorottya Kiss, our Hungarian-born marketing intern currently on a work placement from her French university. She’s a big fan of Dublin and of everything Irish!