The Convention Centre Dublin was opened by An Taoiseach on 7 September 2010. The building overlooks the River Liffey at Spencer Dock. It was designed by the Irish architect Kevin Roche.
The Centre includes a 2,000-seat auditorium and a 4,500 square metre exhibition and banqueting space and is the first carbon neutral convention centre in the world. It is a 10 minute cab ride from Ariel House.
- Situated in Spencer Dock, on the banks of the River Liffey
- 1.4 km from Ariel House, and less than 5 minutes by car.
- The world’s first Carbon Neutral Convention Centre!
- The CCD played host to HRM Queen Elizabeth II in May 2011