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Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin

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Retrace the footsteps of Oscar Wilde in the early days of his life while he grew up in Dublin. The influences and surroundings of Oscar's upbringing shaped him into the world famous icon that he is today. This unique guided walking tour explores his...more
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1 Lincon Place, Dublin D02 VX37, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Oisin our guide was excellent,he was very friendly and welcoming,And he pitches the tour at your level of knowledge of Irish History and literature,which was great because ours was not so good.We learnt so much about Oscars life and were taken to see his homes,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

The tour was very engaging thanks to the guide, Oisin, his amusing personality and unique way of explaining Oscar Wilde's Story. Going through various sites that was very significant to Oscar's life was very captivating thanks to Oisin who had an amusing way of explaining...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

From my experience, Oisin was a great guide as he made the tour fascinating and he makes the tour really enjoyable with his magnificent sense of humor. Throughout the tour, you'll hear about Oscar Wilde's early life, where he studies and what he did when...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

On a Friday morning our TY group went on this tour as a school trip. The tour began at Kennedy's pub where Oscar worked as a teenager, the guide Oisin gave a lot of information about his time working and how he spent his money....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

This tour was amazing because he went into such detail about Oscar Wilde's life. It was very interesting and the different sites we visited were fantastic. Oisin is a true historian his tour is a must on your list of what to do while in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 November 2018

Oisin, a complete native of Ireland, was the true gift of this experience. The tour is completely enthralling. You will learn so much about Oscar Wilde. Getting to know the Ireland of Oscars time period as you walk in his footsteps. You’ll hear about many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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John R, Manager at Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for review, it was a pleasure meeting you also! Thank you for your business!

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Oisin was a fantastic guide with a great sense of humour and very knowledgeable on Oscar Wilde. The tour took around and hour and a half but time flew by as I was so engrossed as seemed the rest of the group. So if you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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John R, Manager at Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Kevin - Thank you so much for review!

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of our stay in Dublin. Our guide was wonderful and knowledgeable. He provided great insight into the life and times of this famous character. The information about Wilde’s family was fascinating!

Date of experience: September 2018
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John R, Manager at Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for review! Also remember "Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much."

Reviewed 20 September 2018

This Oscar Wilde tour was great fun! Oisin was so entertaining, knowledgeable, and his love for literature shown through at all times. Highly recommend his tour. As a Dublin newbie, it's the perfect way to see the city through Oscar Wilde's eyes. I was with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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John R, Owner at Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

It was great to meet you and your group in September! Thanks again! "Work is the curse of the drinking classes."

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Oisin was a terrific guide. Oisin really knows his stuff!! He was friendly, courteous and very well educated on the life of Oscar Wilde. He doesn't just rattle off memorized facts - he really chats with the group and answers questions etc. Perhaps my favorite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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John R, Manager at Oscar Wilde Guided Walking Tour Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you so much for attending the tour in September! I hope you had a great trip to Ireland. "Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination."

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t0pcat1961
3 June 2018|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The tour follows the street and does not enter any buildings with steps. So yes it would be considered wheelchair friendly. Please note there are some sections with cobble stones in Trinity collage which the tour will... More
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sgowen4089
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Hi sgowen4089, Firstly thanks for your interest in the Oscar Wilde Walking Tour. There are two ways to book a tour with us. a) You can reserve a place on the group tour that has to be pre-reserved and runs on every... More
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