Ellenfield Park in Whitehall, just off the M1 motorway and to the South of Shantalla Road Dublin City, was developed to provide playing fields for the local community. Facilities include a playground, sports fields, tennis courts and leisure walks.
Known as the 'Liberator', Daniel O'Connell was born in Carhan, Caherciveen in 1775. After securing the passage of the Catholic Emancipation Act in 1829, he was elected Lord Mayor of Dublin. There are numerous memorials to him around Dublin City.
The National Museum of Ireland-Decorative Arts and History, housed at Collins Barracks Dublin, is home to a wide range of objects, which include weaponry, furniture, silver, ceramics and glassware, as well as examples of folk life and costume.
The Irish Jewish Museum is located in a former synagogue in Dublin City. The museum highlights the place of Jewish influence in Ireland's cultural and historic heritage.
Sandycove beach is a tiny little beach close to James Joyce Tower and Museum. It is also home to the tradional Irish bathing place - the Forty Foot where if you are brave enough, you can swim all year round.