Attending The Summit

Everything you need to know about attending the UCLG Culture Summit

Venue Location

The Dublin Royal Convention Centre
1 Le Pole Square,
Ship Street Great
Dublin 8,
D08 E6PD,

Organiser’s Office

Dublin City Council Culture Company
14 Henrietta Street,
Dublin 1

+353 1 524 0346

General Enquiries

If you have questions about the Summit please email us

Delegate Enquiries

For Delegates, please email us on

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  • Discover and learn from Dublin, one of the world’s strongest cultural cities.
  • Engage in the advocacy for a Culture Goal
  • Unfold the UCLG Pact for the Future to shape the future of your city with a
    complete cultural perspective
  • Find out how to implement cultural rights at the local level.
  • Deepen the relationship between cultural policies and gender equality.
  • Integrate a cultural perspective in your city’s wellbeing and health policies.
  • Learn how to identify the inequalities in cultural participation.
  • Make an explicit connection between cultural policies and the climate
  • Balance the challenges of heritage, identity and wellbeing in sustainable
  • Know all about the “localisation” of the SDGs with a cultural perspective,
    including how the “Seven Keys” can be useful in your city.
  • Connect with the global cultural networks #culture2030goal


  • You don’t know enough about the issues listed above, and you are ready to



  • We recommend registering as soon as possible.
  • The Summit will accept up to 500 participants.
  • Early bird registration for the Summit will close on 31 August 2023.
  • Plain registration starting from 1 September 2023.
  • This deadline cannot be extended.
Early Bird
Full Price
Early bird pricing available before 31st August, 2023

UCLG Member

€200 per person


Non Member

€250 per person


Hotel Information

The hotels below are all within walking distance of the venue. The closest to the venue is The Chancery Hotel which is next door.
All hotels offer accessible accommodation. Please see each website for detail or contact us directly if we can be of any assistance.
Each is offering a limited number of rooms for the Culture Summit so book early to avoid disappointment!

The Chancery Hotel

21 Ship Street Great,
Dublin 8,
D08 AFY9

Delegate Rate: €150 per night

The Chancery Hotel
Email with UCLG Culture Summit in the Subject

The Maldron Hotel

Kevin Street Upper,
Dublin 8,
D08 AX57

Delegate Rate: €150 per night

The Maldron Hotel

Staycity Dublin Tivoli

135 Francis Street,
D08 P5N2

Staycity Dublin Tivoli

Delegate Rate: €150 per night
Email with UCLG Culture Summit in the Subject

The Marlin Hotel

11 Bow Ln E,
St Stephen’s Green,
D02 AY81

The Marlin Hotel

Hyatt Centric

Dean St,
The Liberties,
D08 W3X7

Hyatt Centric

Delegate Rate: €199 per night
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