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Experience Gaelic Games

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Address: 32 Claude Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 1 25 44 292
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Description: This is a hands on activity - full of fun and laughter and delivered in...
This is a hands on activity - full of fun and laughter and delivered in the heart of the community. A fun mix of culture, history, sport and soft activity. Experience Gaelic Games introduce visiting groups to Ireland’s greatest cultural secret and most popular sports – Gaelic Football, Hurling -(Stick and Ball game), Gaelic Handball along with dance. A uniquely authentic Irish activity! – just about the most memorable and fun Irish experience visitors can have!
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Fantastic introduction to gaelic games

As part of a stag party we had booked a 3 hour Gaelic games session that turned into a few hours. A very interesting history of Gaelic games followed by the basic rules and how to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

As part of a stag party we had booked a 3 hour Gaelic games session that turned into a few hours. A very interesting history of Gaelic games followed by the basic rules and how to play Gaelic handball, football and hurling. The instructors were friendly, interesting and made the games fun and enjoyable, no matter what our levels of... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had heard through TripAdvisor that this was a top-rated attraction. Initially, we were worried that we would not be able to enjoy this experience as much due to it just being two of us traveling to Dublin. We emailed the address posted online and Georgina assured us that we would be added to a group and would be able... More 

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Sunderland, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Came here on a school trip and it was by far one of the best aspect of the trip. All of the instructors from top to bottom were nice and helpful, and gave all of us top notch help. They were fun and personable, and inspired our crew to immediately go and take a tour of Croke Park. It gave... More 

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Orlando, Florida
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Cormac responded to my email questions promptly. Upon our arrival he made us laugh, feel at home and prepared us well to meet the others in the group. His assistants were so friendly.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I booked this for myself and my two teenage kids, we all loved it! It was well organized, fun and friendly staff, informative and an overall great experience! Great way to get immersed in the Irish culture!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I came with other other classmates from UC Berkeley, and we all had a fantastic time at Experience Gaelic Games. My group's two coaches, Kean and John-O, taught us American college students with patience and a great sense of humor. Learning hurling, Irish football, and Irish handball was really fun, especially hurling, which is like Irish lacrosse. I definitely recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Cormack was an absolutely fantastic coach. Provided a highly stimulating and culturally enriching experience. Thoroughly enjoyed the entire thing. It is through activities like these and people like Cormack who will keep the spirit of Irish sports alive! Would recommend!

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State College, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Our Penn State students loved our day at Gaelic Games! Georgina was wonderful to work with and Brian were terrific with the students.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is a great way to spend an afternoon. The staff are engaging in both organisation and running of the event. The activity itself is a fun balance between understanding a little more of Irish culture and having a mess around with sports few foreigners have tried before. Euro 30 for three hours is bordering on a little pricey, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

On a Stag Do with 16 of us on 30th May. Easy enough to get too, and had the best day ever. All the guys were very welcoming and made us feel at home straight away. Learned how to play handball, hurling, and GAA football. Each game started with the guys teaching us the basics, then finishing with a competitive... More 

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Address: 32 Claude Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 1 25 44 292
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin

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