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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

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Learn about the 1916 Rebellion in Dublin on this interactive walking tour. Avoid the hassle of navigating on your own and simply follow your guide to important landmarks, including City Hall and Dublin Castle. See bullet holes marking the exterior of the General Post Office and hear stories from your local guide about revolutionary figures including James Connolly and Michael Collins.
  • Maximize time spent in Dublin with this interactive walking tour
  • Learn the history of Ireland’s rebellion from a local guide
  • See top landmarks including Dublin Castle and the General Post Office
  • Skip the hassle of self-navigating and follow your guide
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the International Bar in Dublin where the tour begins with an intro to Ireland’s revolutionary period, from the Irish Famine of the 1840s to the 1916 Rising. The first walking tour stop is Trinity College, followed by Old Parliament, and Rosie Hackett Bridge where you learn about the women of the revolution, from Countess Markievicz to Rosie Hackett. The tour continues to Daniel O’Connell’s memorial and Jim Larkin’s statue. See the bullet and shrapnel holes marking the exterior of the General Post Office on O’Connell Street. Also on the tour are Michael Collins’ offices, the Henry Grattan Bridge, and City Hall. The final stop is a visit to Dublin Castle, the seat of the British Administration before 1922. The tour finishes at Dublin Castle, but you can return to International Bar for a drink or lunch (own expense).
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Important Information
Departure Point
23 Wicklow St, Dublin, D02 VH59, Ireland
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional guide
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour
kevin g
1916 tour
Lorcan the tour guide was fantastic. He contextualised the events of 1916 very well. Even people unfamiliar with
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Dublin, Ireland
It was a good tour anyhow!
This is a fantastic tour with a brilliant guide! It always help when your guide shares the same views and
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barry g
Lorcans wit.
Three of us took this tour on Friday 21st Feb. Despite the weather we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Lorcan was a
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Paul B
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Informative and humorous
Lorcan is well versed on the history of Ireland and the 1916 uprising, I learnt loads and enjoyed his humour
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Great Tour with Knowledgeable Guide
Booked this walking tour on the back of my wife's Boss recommendation and even though storm Dennis was doing its
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Peter C
Pure gold with a fair bit of green and white thrown-in
We could not have been in better hands than with Lorcan Collins. Lorcan brought this momentous time in Irish
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Fabulous tour from a knowledgeable guide
I took the walking tour with Lorcan Collins and thoroughly enjoyed it. He is a wealth of knowledge about the 1916
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Aisling B
Great tour with a really knowledgeable guide!
We went on the first walking tour of the season and it was great - highly recommend this tour for tourists and
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mary m
Cork, Ireland
Great Tour
From start to finish, highly recommend. Toured with a 14 and 16 year and we all thoroughly enjoyed. Thanks for a
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Colleen M
1916 Rising Tour, Lorcan Collins
My husband and I were in Dublin in October 2019, and we took this tour with Mr. Collins as guide. It was the best
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Key Details
  • Grafton Street, 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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