Social Programme

Event: 16th of May 2017

Time: 7:00 pm

Place: The Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Ireland

About: The Lord Mayor of Dublin will host a reception for the Victim Support Europe Conference delegates in the Oak Room of the Mansion House.  This event is free of charge but you must register for the event in advance.

How to get there: Directions from the Hilton Hotel in Kilmainham to the Mansion House are available at,+S+Circular+Rd,+Kilmainham,+Dublin/Mansion+House,+The+Mansion+House,+Dawson+Street,+Dublin+2/@53.3405181,-6.292239,15z/data=!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670c455cdef86b:0x63f4ab71e65a7d00!2m2!1d-6.308163!2d53.342408!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670e90d09ae3a5:0x87a2450be48b0a4b!2m2!1d-6.2579578!2d53.3402873!5i2

Date: 17th May 2017

Time: 7:30

Place: Guinness Storehouse, St James’s Gate, Ushers, Dublin 8

About: Sitting in the middle of Dublin, in the legendary St. James’s Gate Brewery, GUINNESS STOREHOUSE is the “Home of GUINNESS”! In days gone by it was a fermentation plant, but today it’s been transformed into Ireland’s number one international visitor attraction and world class event destination. See


Arthurs room is located on the 5th floor of the building. The Conference dinner will cost €55 euro and all guests can have a self-guided tour of the GUINNESS STOREHOUSE. You will have the Visitor Experience on arrival and the Guinness banqueting managers will then direct you a beautiful buffet dinner.

How to get there: Guinness Storehouse is a 16 minute walk from the Conference venue. For directions see,+Royal+Hospital,+Military+Road,+Kilmainham,+County+Dublin/Guinness+Storehouse,+St+James’s+Gate,+Dublin+8/@53.3425645,-6.2956101,17z/data=!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670c4631d5ffad:0x7647710501f3230b!2m2!1d-6.3000729!2d53.343264!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670e8440c5056b:0xb31933927505e7a2!2m2!1d-6.2867093!2d53.341874!5i1

Event: 18th May 2017

Time: 7.30 pm

Place: MV CillAirne, Quay 16, N Wall Quay, North Dock, Dublin 1

About: The Post Conference Dinner will take place on the Boat and Restaurant on the MV CillAirne

How to get there: The LUAS (tram) goes from Heuston Station (a 5 minute walk from RHK) to Spencer Dock – a couple of minutes to the boat. See,+Military+Road,+Kilmainham/MV+Cill+Airne/@53.3459633,-6.3039719,13z/am=t/data=!3m1!4b1!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670c4631d5ffad:0x7647710501f3230b!2m2!1d-6.3000729!2d53.343264!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670ef273127e35:0x3bfbdfc260fb7729!2m2!1d-6.2377882!2d53.3470176!5i2