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“Tangibly touch the hearts of those who fought in 1916”
Sep 19, 2016
Relive Irish history in 90 minutes. An audio visual guided tour of the battle sites of the Easter Rising. Meet the personalities who lit the flame of Irish Independence, the brave volunteers massively outnumbered and out gunned but who had bravery...more
This is a very good way to learn about Irish history, specifically the 1916 rising and as a bonus see the city and find your bearings. A great accompaniment to this would be the 1916 Museum in the GPO.
I brought 10 and a 12...More
This tour was surprisingly good! It begins with Amy portraying a young woman involved in the rising as it is happening. She is joined by Matt, who portrays a volunteer in the conflict. Their stories are based upon actual accounts of people who were involved...More
My daughter and I took this tour, earlier today. At first, I wasn't sure what would transpire. There is a recording setting the mood for the tour. Suddenly, a young lady appeared as a woman actively involved in the rebellion, and began retelling her "experiences"...More
The coach tour of the 1916 rising was absolutely excellent. I really enjoyed it for the Historical. The guide was very knowledgeable and I have to say he had some funny stories. It was great to visit the land marks . Totally enjoyable.
Eddie ran three tours back to back for our Sixth Class students. We couldn't praise him highly enough. He has endless patience! The children were entertained and educated and the teachers all loved it! Highly recommended.
Bohan33, General Manager at 1916 Easter Rising Coach Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016
Thank you very much for the review, we are glad you all enjoyed the experience
Myself and 2 friends found this tour to be very good. great atmosphere on board the bus. very informative and no politics, no sides. refreshing view of the rising and a few stories of behind the scenes stuff. would recommend it to anyone.
This tour was fabulous. Our guide Eddie was fantastic and a true expert on the subject. The tour is not at all political and portrays the stories of the men and women behind the rising. It was by far the most informative 1916 tour that...More
Anybody interested in the history of the 1916 rising will learn a lot on this tour. Our tour guide eddie was excellent as was our driver james . We were a large group including children and all enjoyed the tour, so well done.
Hi Anita. We have no connection with the OPW. We are the original 1916 tour operational since 2011. The tour lasts about 90minutes and is the only tour to visit all the battle field sites of the Rising. Tickets can be... More
Hi Anita. We have no connection with the OPW. We are the original 1916 tour operational since 2011. The tour lasts about 90minutes and is the only tour to visit all the battle field sites of the Rising. Tickets can be reserved through our contact form on our website and our booking office will be in touch.