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Historical Walking Tours of Dublin

#39 of 406 Tours in Dublin
Dublin, Ireland
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About Historical Walking Tours of Dublin
In just over 2 hours, this Fáilte Ireland-approved, award-winning and entertaining walking tour, conducted by our guides, history graduates of Trinity College Dublin and the National University of Ireland, explores the main features of Irish history - Dublin's development, the influence of the American and French Revolutions, the Potato Famine, the Great War and the 1916 Rising, the War of Independence, the Northern conflict and Ireland today. Tours leave from the Front/Main gate of Trinity College.
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Get an expert look at Dublin’s highlights on this walking tour led by a Trinity College history graduate. Choose a time that suits your schedule, and leave the navigation to your guide, who will tell you the history of landmarks such as Dublin Castle and the Parliament House. Gain free entry to some of city’s top spots, and end your tour near other noteworthy highlights to explore on your own.
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My 18 year-old daughter and I had a marvelous time on the Historic Walking Tour of Dublin! We really enjoyed our tour guide, Sylvie, who was extremely knowledgable and passionate about history. We learned a lot and would highly recommend the tour to others visiting Dublin!
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Response from thomaskevingraham, Owner at Historical Walking Tours of Dublin
Responded Mar 22, 2020
Thank you for cheering us up here @ Historical Insights with this 5-star review of Sylvie's tour on Sun 8 March, our last before we were forced to close down because of the C virus. As soon as international travel returns to normal we will be back in business. Until then, stay safe!
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We were fortunate to have Silvey as our tour guide on 8 March 2020. She was enthusiastically informative and clearly enjoyed conducting the tour.
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My husband and I took Owen's tour on our third day in Dublin. By this time we'd taken a fe other tours and had a basic grasp of the history but Owen really fleshed out a lot of the things we already knew. Having a degree in Modern Irish History he was very knowledgable but was
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A fabulous overview of Dublin’s colourful history by a very informed and passionate guide. This is a treasure trove of information for history buffs. Highly recommend.
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I very much enjoyed this tour. We had Owen for a tour guide and he has a wealth of Irish history knowledge. Really kept my attention and I learned alot. It is a great way to cover a significant part of Dublin in 2+hours.
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