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Dublin Historical Walking Tour

  • Learn about Dublin’s past from a Trinity College history graduate 
  • Gain free entry to some of the city’s top buildings and courtyards 
  • Save time by leaving the navigation to a guide 
Dublin Historical Walking Tour
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Get an expert look at Dublin’s highlights on this walking tour led by a Trinity College history graduate. Choose a time that suits your schedule, and leave the navigation to your guide, who will tell you the history of landmarks such as Dublin Castle and the Parliament House. Gain free entry to some of city’s top spots, and end your tour near other noteworthy highlights to explore on your own.
What to Expect
Head to Trinity College to meet your guide, a graduate of the school’s history program. From there, you’ll set off on foot to explore the colorful history of Ireland’s national capital.

As you stroll, hear from your guide about the city’s history and topics such as the Northern Ireland conflict, the influence of the American and French revolutions, the Potato Famine, and how Ireland is doing today.

Tour highlights include the Trinity College grounds, the Temple Bar area, Dublin Castle, and the Parliament House. Get access to these places and others with your tour pass.

Your adventure ends back at Trinity College, near other noteworthy attractions, including the Book of Kells, that you may want to explore on your own.

Note: Dublin’s weather can be unpredictable, so consider bringing an umbrella.
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Reviewed yesterday

Quite educational from the time of the American Revolution to today's issue of Brexit. Highly recommend.

Thank dlynch22018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
A Great Intro to Dublin!

This was the first tour we took in Ireland and it was nice way to get introduced to the city of Dublin & Irish history. It was fast paced & chalked full of information. Be sure to arrive on time, there are a lot of...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 2 days ago
Professional organization

We had scheduled this tour for our first day in Dublin. Unfortunately our plane was slightly delayed and we were stuck in Customs line for an hour. By the time we got to our place to check in, it was about an hour from starting...More

Thank toyfam
Reviewed 1 week ago
Outstanding Walking Tour

The History tour of Dublin was outstanding My partner and I were both impressed with the passion and knowledge of the guide The whole 2h walk was filled with fascinating and historical information The main focus of the tour was to inform and educate the...More

Thank Adele2626
Reviewed 1 week ago
A walking tour not to be missed

The Dublin Historical Walking Tour is the perfect way to start your stay in Dublin. You get the information you need to understand what Dublin and Ireland are all about. Our guide, Donal, was one of the best we have ever had. He has a...More

Thank laurenceb178
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Richard M
11 June 2018|
Response from Mamjensen | Reviewed this property |
You should contact them directly. However when we took the tour people who had booked ahead were showing them some type of confirmation they had printed out. They also accepted payment on the spot from those of us who had... More
10 June 2018|
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Response from raptoresse | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, I'm not sure about your question. I do think it's offered year-round, but perhaps October is too farin advance.I agree with the other reviewer who said that you can book a tour at the city tourism office the day... More