Walking directions from Trinity
Facing Trinity, walk left along the side of the building bringing you to Pearse Street. You will pass Pearse St. Garda station on your left. Keep going straight underneath the railway bridge and past the turn for Pearse Street train station. You will now go straight through three crossroads.
You will pass The Holiday Inn on your left. Go straight through the final crossroads, (where Pearse Street meets Macken Street). There are white apartment blocks on your left. The redbrick Trinity Enterprise Centre is on your right. Look for a tall glass apartment block on your right and take a right turn here onto Grand Canal Quay. This turn is before the bridge.
The pedestrian entrance (see image left), is a couple of hundred yards down on your right -opposite The Waterways Visitor Centre. The vehicular entrance is a little further on. The Design Tower is the stone building pictured on the left. >> View a map
Walking or driving from the northside
Cross the Liffey at Samuel Beckett Bridge. Take the first right turn by the Ferryman pub onto Cardiff Lane. At the next crossroads take a left - you are now on Pearse Street heading away from town. At the next traffic lights, take a right (in front of a tall glass apartment building) onto Grand Canal Quay. This right turn is before the bridge.
The entrance to the Trinity Enterprise Centre is a short distance down on your right (opposite Jones Engineering sign). Pull into the Car Park and check in with the security guard in the cabin. Free parking is available for visitors. The Design Tower is the old stone building pictured above. >> View a map
Driving down the canal
Follow the canal down through Rathmines, Ranelagh, Leeson Street and then Baggot Street. Go straight through the Baggot Street junction and head down Haddington road. Go through the Northumberland road junction. At the next junction, take a left onto Upper Grand Canal Street. Then take the next right on to Barrow Street. Follow to the end of this street and take a left over the bridge. Take an immediate left by the tall apartment building onto Grand Canal Quay.
The entrance to The Trinity Enterprise Centre Car Park is a short distance down on your right (opposite Jones Engineering sign). Drive into the Car Park and check in with the security guard in the cabin. Free parking is available for visitors. The Design Tower is the old stone building pictured above. >> View a map