St. Patrick’s Institution


Governor:
Governor, Mr. John Kavanagh
Governor, Mr. John Kavanagh
Address

North Circular Road, Dublin 7.

Tel: 01 8062896

Fax: 01 8307705

Operational Capacity: 34
General Description: A closed, medium security place of detention for 17 year old males held on remand or for trial.
Chaplain: Ms. Ruth Comerford
Visiting Committee: Mr. Pat Burke Walsh (Chairperson), St. Patrick's Institution Visiting Committee, North Circular Road, Dublin 7.
GPS: 53.3619309, -6.2701832000000195
Map:
By Bus: The prison is located opposite the Mater Hospital near the junction at Berkeley Road, Phibsborough, Dublin 7. From Dublin City Centre take the number 10 bus.
By Car: Check website www.aaroadwatch.ie for up to date directions.
By Train: Heuston Station is the nearest train station. Check www.irishrail.ie for service times.
Visiting Times: Normal visiting times are Monday, Wednesdays and Thursdays AM only at either 10.15am or 11.00am, and Fridays and Saturday at either 10.15am, 11.00am, 14.15pm or 15.00pm. Remand prisoners are entitled to one 15 minute visit per day. Sentenced offenders are entitled to one 30 minute visit per week. Special visits of 15 minutes duration may also be available on request. Each prisoner must nominate six adults who will visit him (there is no limit on the number of children) and those visitors must produce photographic identification on arrival at the prison. Staff will explain the visiting procedures. There is a no smoking policy in operation during the visit.

To book a visit with a prisoner in St. Patrick’s Institution contact:

St. Patrick’s Institution –  Tel: 01 8858994

North Circular Road,

Dublin 7.

Visiting Times – Monday, Wednesdays and Thursdays AM only at either 10.15am or 11.00am, and Fridays and Saturday at either 10.15am, 11.00am, 14.15pm or 15.00pm

Family visits are also available on Tuesday and Thursday by application to the Governor at least 1 month in advance of the visit.

Professional Visitors may book a visit by sending an email to

stpatsprofessionalvisits@irishprisons.ie or by telephone to 01 8062984

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