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Rebel Tour of Dublin: The City That Fought an Empire

44 Parnell Square | Kevin Barry House, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 855 8880
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Outstanding Tour

I booked this tour for some friends and I while we were in Dublin a few weeks ago because it... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2013
Oakland, California
Fascinating and Worthwhile

While visiting Dublin we were interested in learning more about the Irish Rebellion. Luckily we... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2013
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Rebel Tour of Dublin - The City that Fought an Empire. Follow in the footsteps of the Irish Rebel leaders Tom Clarke, Michael Collins, James Connolly and Pádraig Pearse. Hear the story of Ireland's fight for freedom as told by Irish Republicans. On the Rebel Walking Tour you will hear the story of the 1916 Easter Rising and how the forces of the Irish Citizen Army and the Irish Volunteers came together as the Irish Republican Army (I.R.A) and took on the might of the British Empire. Learn how the Easter Rising came about and what happened before and after it. Visit the places where Ireland’s history unfolded and in the words of W.B. Yeats “a terrible beauty was born”. Walking Tours with Dublin’s best guides. TOUR TIMES: booking only - please book over the phone). Departing from the front of Sinn Féin's 44 Parnell Square.Duration: 1hour 45mins (approx) at an easy going pace. Feel free to call us for more information.
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2 weeks ago
“Amazing tour - I can't recommend it enough!”
Sep 20, 2017
“Fantastic! ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
44 Parnell Square | Kevin Barry House, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 855 8880

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Reviewed December 17, 2013

I booked this tour for some friends and I while we were in Dublin a few weeks ago because it covered a lot of ground that I was already interested in seeing. Being an Irish history girl, I didn't think I would learn much but...More

2  Thank dsrtfaery
Reviewed December 15, 2013 via mobile

While visiting Dublin we were interested in learning more about the Irish Rebellion. Luckily we found the Rebel Tour. We met with our guide, Patrick at the Sinn Fein bookshop which is a great resource for all things Irish history. Patrick started by giving us...More

2  Thank midwest_7
Reviewed November 14, 2013

Highly recommend this wonderful walking tour. We did the tour in August and it still haunts me. We are from Australia and it bought to life all the amazing, interesting, heart wrenching history that is Ireland's heritage, Padraig is a historian everyone would like as...More

4  Thank Sue M
Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

I cannot recommend this tour highly enough. I am from Dublin, I've lived here all my life and hadn't noticed half of what I learnt and saw today. The tour guide welcomed questions and gave us extra time as no-one wanted it to end! What...More

2  Thank jeanhackett
Reviewed October 1, 2013

I did this walking tour yesterday. I have a pretty good grounding and interest in Irish history, and came away really enthused that I needed to go away and read 10+ more books on various aspects of 19th/20th century Irish history! Padraig is highly knowledgeable...More

2  Thank DannyDaly
Reviewed September 20, 2013

With the typical Dublin weather it was touch and go if the tour would be possible but after hours of walking around "revolutionary square" i was very glad the heavens had cleared. I could not praise the tour guide Pádraig enough as his depth of...More

3  Thank Southside_Glasgow83
Reviewed September 2, 2013

I went on this Walking Tour on a visit home from London with my boyfriend on his first visit to Dublin. Our guide, Padraig, was very knowledgeable and a great storyteller. I thoroughly enjoyed it and learned an awful lot. I would highly recommend the...More

2  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed August 30, 2013

If you only have time to do one thing in Dublin take this walking tour. Passionately recounted, incredibly detailed and very moving: learn about Ireland's tragic history of resistance to British rule and retrace the events of 1916 Easter Rising through the streets around the...More

3  Thank phemefilms
Reviewed August 26, 2013

My sister and I joined this tour with one other participant. We had been staying two blocks from Parnell Square and had no clue about the rich history of this area. Recommend this to anyone looking for the "story behind the story" -- there always...More

2  Thank YvonneRose
Reviewed August 12, 2013

We were in Dublin for a day as part of a cruise round the British Isles. Many of our fellow cruisers went on organised tours with the cruise company at a cost of 100 euros plus (to be driven round in a big coach with...More

1  Thank helencoventry
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April 16, 2016|
Response from Pat F | Property representative |
Yes we do. Simply book in advance and we will arrange it for you. Kind regards