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Dublin's original 1916 Tour founded in 1996 and guided by author Lorcan Collins and other experts in Irish revolutionary history. We run daily tours from the International Bar on Wicklow Street.
23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin D02 VH59, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 86 858 3847
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This tour was recommended to us by a friend and we are really pleased they did - a fantastic tour with a tour guide who, quite literally, wrote the book on the 1916 Easter Rising. Lorcan was exceptionally knowledge, friendly and engaging and we really...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Doors1988
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lorcan provided us with an excellent tour, he is very knowledgeable and very passionate about this subject. He made it very interesting and we would certainly recommend it to anybody visiting the lovely city of Dublin.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Excursion748769
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a very interesting and entertaining tour of key 1916 sites. The guide is a local Dublin historian with both a personal / family and a professional interest in the events of 1916, He's very knowledgeable and equally entertaining. This is the Real McCoy!...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank MichealORiain
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have read plenty of accounts of the Easter rising of 1916 and so when I visited Dublin I thought a tour of some of the main sights of the battle would be good idea. The meeting point in The International Bar is easy to...More

1  Thank silverthorn53
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lorcan was very informative and engaging, a delightful tour guide. He was very fluid with outside distractions and moving us around the busy city. He answered all questions and had a tidbit of information about everyone, per their background and home country. Could not recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank ringerxo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, amusing and informative tour. The guide was very responsive to the interests and knowledge of the group.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank LondonUlysses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over 2 hours of well researched and passionate storytelling. Brings the history to life. Amusing and thoughtful. Interacts well with visitors. Talks quickly so if your English is not strong may struggle. Will explain again if you ask.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Hywel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An great tour from an informative, friendly and down to earth guy. Excellent communication via email which was quickly responded to and easy to book. I would highly recommend this to others.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank levans6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a private small group tour as a work outing. Very enjoyable. Lorcan makes it very easy to listen to. Good sense of humour and can read the group quickly which makes it more personal. Would definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Irene C
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Email correspodence is very quick and easy to book. - thanks Lorcan. This tour was very informative. Visiting key locations of the rising and bring it to life. Placing real cinematic like pictures in my mind of the events. Conor was full of facts and...More

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John Y
July 11, 2018|
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Response from pacific2 | Reviewed this property |
PS American workers rely on tips for their basic pay but it’s not quite the same in Ireland. In the USA you have to tip for everything but it’s not the same in alll countries
May 15, 2016|
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Response from Lorcan1916 | Property representative |
That's right, 11:30am everyday at the International Bar, 23 Wicklow Street. Sundays and Bank Holidays are at 1pm. You can google our website which is 1916 Rising