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Dublin Dark Side Walking Tour

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See another side of Dublin on an evening walking tour that showcases the supernatural and terrestrial ghouls of Ireland's capital city. Your guide shares lively commentary about ghosts, rumored hauntings, murders, and cults on a tour that includes stops at St. Michan's Church, Dublin Castle, Olympia Theatre, and the Hellfire Club. Ideal for visitors and locals who want to hear more about the macabre side of Dublin.
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StephenCross wrote a review Mar 2020
Dublin, Ireland14,697 contributions1,254 helpful votes
The Custom House is an iconic old building in the banks of the River Liffey in Dublin City. Beautiful architecture- recommended.
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Date of experience: March 2020
David H wrote a review Nov 2019
Bury, United Kingdom1,329 contributions288 helpful votes
Situated on the waterfront, this must have been an impressive sight and a busy building in the days when ships ruled the world, but today there is no real sign of what it's about. We looked for an entrance but couldnt find anything, and we suspect that it is used as offices. Still, an impressive sight for visitors.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Karthik R wrote a review Nov 2019
Chennai (Madras), India7,700 contributions988 helpful votes
An Old iconic building serving as an important landmark at Dublin. This is located by the Connolly train station to Dublin Docks by the River Liffey. The building is lit in lights in the dark.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania25,712 contributions49,170 helpful votes
We did not go inside the Custom House. We just passed by after looking at the Famine statues. I was impressed with the building so I took a few picures...
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Jedai79 wrote a review Apr 2019
Singapore, Singapore2,532 contributions450 helpful votes
Seen it on 3rd, 4th and 5th April 2019. Building with a green dome. Neoclassical design by James Gandon. The original structure was built in the 18th century, however, it caught fire in 1921 and was rebuilt in 1928. It was restored once more and completed in the early 1990s. One of the landmarks in Dublin. It now houses the Department of Environment (from Google search) . But I walked past it, the sign read the Department of Cultural, Heritage and the Gaeltacht (I attached my photo). Before the building (the side that is fronting Liffey River), there are a few bus stops of which one is for Dublin Coach, an express coach between Dublin and Belfast.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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