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Experience Gaelic Games

32 Claude Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
353 1 25 44 292
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Ranked #1 of 281 Attractions in Dublin
Type: Sports Camps/ Clinics
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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! « less
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Ennis, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

Out of this world atmosphere in Croke Park for this super game. Thrill a minute stuff with an absorbing and enthralling finalé.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

The excitement of the game was unreal .Hurling is a fantastic game the skill of the players is a joy to behold .Croke Park is an outstanding pitch and very easy to access

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County Kerry, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

wonderful day out at croke park stadium. the passion and bravery displayed by the players who are not paid for playing must be almost unique in todays sports world

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

This makes American football look like sissy stuff. Do yourself a favor and watch a match. Field hockey meets Lacrosse meets Rugby meets Anarchy!

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South Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Thank you!!! This experience was the highlight of our trip!! I loved that we learned so much about Irish Culture and about Gaelic Games. I am NOT an athlete--and I was traveling with my 9 year old son and my mother, and we all enjoyed the experience. You do not have to be an athlete to have fun here! The... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Stayed in a very convenient hotel, had a lovely meal in Sandyford and then went to Croke Park to be humiliated by the opposing team.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My two teenagers were a little apprehensive about doing this. But after they said it was the best fun they had. Bernadette and Brian (instructor) where fantastic hosts. Both kids said Hurley was the hardest game to play and got an appreciation of the game they saw at Croke Park (also recommended). What a great idea for tourist. I would... More

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Northeast Ohio, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Traveling with 4 boys (15,12,12,10) this was the highlight of their time in Dublin! Had seen this listed on Trip Advisor before leaving States and because we were staying in center of Dublin (first time ever) for only four days, I wasn't sure if logistically it would be possible to get there. Called on second day of sightseeing, left message,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

This was the first event on the first day of our two week trip. After we came home he still said it was his favorite event of the trip. Our entire family enjoyed the day and learned about Irish culture in a way we will remember. I encourage you to go.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Visited as part of my Stag weekend in Dublin and had a brilliant time. The guys taking the course were great craic and really made the day. Having watched on the TV before you definitely get a new respect for what these guys can do! Great fun playing in the bigger games as well as trying out the individual skills... More

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