The RDS

Ballsbridge Dublin 4, County Dublin

The RDS is Ireland’s largest exhibition and conference centre just 27 minutes from Green Isle Hotel. It offers state-of-the-art venue catering for a wide range of events to meet your requirements.

Home to Ireland’s best known venue, the RDS is Ireland’s Philanthropic Society. It was founded in 1731 to support Ireland to thrive economically and culturally. Funded by our commercial operations, the RDS continues this mission today through our philanthropic work programme that spans across science, the arts, agriculture, business and equestrianism.

The RDS venue offers organisers the flexibility and versatility to create a memorable event no matter how big or small. With 10 multi-purpose conference and exhibition halls, 15 breakout rooms, an outdoor stadium, a variety of concert venues, meeting rooms and 22,000sq m of versatile floor space, the RDS venue offers an extensive breadth of possibilities to event organisers. With an excellent reputation as Ireland’s premier venue the RDS offers an extensive range of catering facilities, technical expertise, as well as the support and advice of the RDS team who are always on hand to ensure a great event is created and experienced.

Such events include:

 • Exhibitions
 • Meeting and Conferences
 • Banquets
 • Exams
 • Music and Sporting Events
 • Services and Catering