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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

#11 of 210 Tours in Dublin
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Neighborhood: South City Centre
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Address: 23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 00 353 86 85 83 847
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A great tour, fun and very informative. We learned about the 1916 rebellion but also many other aspects of Dublin. Meeting point at the International Bar where thet serve a very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Sligo, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Did this tour last week and found it disappointing to be honest. Tour guide was a lovely guy but found the history a very basic level and definitely wouldn't recommend for Irish people as you would have covered the same in 6th class. As Irish man found it quite annoying as the guide was typical of our humour making a... More 

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Lorcan1916, Owner at 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour, responded to this review

I don't normally respond to comments here, in fact this is the first time I have done so. It actually sounds like you were not on the 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour. Perhaps you meant this review for another attraction? Could you please email me at Lorcan@1916rising.com to make sure that you are reviewing the correct tour. Firstly we don't "take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A great tour, fun and very informative. We learned about the 1916 rebellion but also many other aspects of Dublin. Meeting point at the International Bar where thet serve a very good Irish stew for 6,50€ if you're hungry after the tour.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was an incredibly fun and enriching experience. I was truly impressed with the knowledge and passion of Liam the guide for the day. He took us on a whirlwind tour of the sights and sounds of the 1916 Rebellion and eh struggle Ireland endured while seeking independence. I would highly recommend this tour for anyone interested in digging deeper... More 

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Northern Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and husband did this tour today Sunday 21st and we were not disappointed. Lorcan was our guide and was excellent. I'm sure there are not too many people 20 years into the job who are still as passionate as he is. There were at least 30 in our group maybe more. Usually , according to Lorcan 2 guides are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was amazing, I knew very little about the 1916 uprising tour and came away from this tour overwhelmed. It's a free tour so you can pay what you like which I really appreciated and the tour guide did a fantastic job! Not only did we learn a lot about the uprising itself but also were taken on a great... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Being the centennial of the 1916 uprising, we thought it only appropriate to go on the Rebellion Walking Tour. Our guide was very well informed. I would describe is as a very information dense tour. Lots of information was presented. I loved it. My young adult children grew a little weary.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was excited to learn more about the 1916 rising and see the key sites in Dublin. OUr guide, Lorcan Collins was amazing. He made it informative and also entertaining. I would recommend this to ANYONE! His passion shows through all that he talks about and he himself is so funny that the time flies by! Thanks Lorcan for a... More 

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County Down, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of ten from Northern Ireland joined this tour on a very pleasant Saturday morning. Being from Northern Ireland we have a fairly good understanding of events both before and after 1916 ....but with various perspectives of the events which shaped our history. Our Guide RORY impressed every one of our party with a detailed fulsome non-stop detailed synopsis... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was hands down one of the best I've ever done, in the world. Lorcan was incredibly passionate about this topic and had a lot of fun with the tour. Could not recommend more!

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this interesting and entertaining tour and would highly recommend it. Our tour guide was excellent and gave a great overall explanation o,f not only events contributing to and resulting from the 1916 rising, but also many other facets of Irish history. This wasn't a tour guide reeling off a scripted presentation- he really knew his stuff and was... More 

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