Rathfarnham is a southern suburb of Dublin 14. It shares boundaries with Templeogue and Terenure. The suburb has many fine amenities including access to the Dodder river, Bushy Park and Marlay Park, Rathfarnham Castle, two shopping centres - including Nutgrove SC, schools, library, Garda station, and many pubs and restaurants.
Rathfarnham gets it's name from the Irish Rath Fearnain or the fort of the alders. Many notable historical figures have had connections with Rathfarnham down through the years including, William Connolly, John Philpot Curran, Sarah Curran, Anne Devlin, Robert Emmet, Thomas McDonagh and Padraic Pearse.
Rathfarnham has many sporting connections including it's most famous soccer son, Damien Duff.
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