Mountjoy Prison

Mountjoy Prison, founded as Mountjoy Gaol and nicknamed The Joy, is a medium security prison located in in the centre of , . It has the largest prison population in Ireland. The current prison warden is Brian Murphy.

Notable Places in the Area

Hospital
The is a major teaching hospital, based at Eccles Street, , on the northside of , . is situated 280 metres south of Mountjoy Prison. Photo: O'Dea, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theatre
The , also known as the National Theatre of Ireland, in Dublin, Ireland, is one of the country's leading cultural institutions. is situated 1½ km southeast of Mountjoy Prison. Photo: bjaglin, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The , alternatively titled the Monument of Light, is a large, stainless steel… is situated 1½ km south of Mountjoy Prison. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Pitch
is a football stadium in on the Northside of , . is situated 470 metres west of Mountjoy Prison. Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
, also spelled Phibsboro, is a mixed commercial and residential neighbourhood on the Northside of , . Photo: RustyTheDog, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is an inner suburb on the northside of city, .

Suburb
is an inner city district of northeast city, .

Mountjoy Prison

Latitude
53.3619° or 53° 21' 43" north
Longitude
-6.2678° or 6° 16' 4.2" west
Open Location Code
9C5M9P6J+QV
Open­Street­Map ID
way 129068605
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