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Experience Gaelic Games

32 Claude Road | Na Fianna GAA Club, Dublin 9, Ireland
+353 1 254 4292
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This is a hands on activity - full of fun and laughter and delivered in the heart of the community. A fun mix of culture, history, sport and soft activity. Experience Gaelic Games introduce visiting groups to Ireland’s greatest cultural secret and most popular sports – Gaelic Football, Hurling -(Stick and Ball game), Gaelic Handball along with dance. A uniquely authentic Irish activity! – just about the most memorable and fun Irish experience visitors can have!
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
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“stag do” (23 reviews)
“irish culture” (39 reviews)
“great fun” (42 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
32 Claude Road | Na Fianna GAA Club, Dublin 9, Ireland
+353 1 254 4292
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great experience for all the family ! Staff were very welcoming and encouraging and delivered a fun 3-hour session with skills and drills and mini games in the traditional sports of hurling, Gaelic football and handball. Definitely recommend having a go !

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Ireland with 3 couples. This was without a doubt everyones favorite thing to do. The games were wonderful and easy to learn with the help of the instructors, who were very funny and attentive. The inside courts weren't in the best condition...More

Thank Christy D
ExpGaelicGames1, Owner at Experience Gaelic Games, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Christy, Many thanks for your kind review and taking the time to share details of your experience with us.It's a great honour that you've named us as your favorite activity of the trip! That's a seriously high accolade that will keep the pressure on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our two young boys. Cormac did a great job of conveying the cultural significance and passion around the Gaelic sports. Tiernan and the rest of the staff were friendly and really put us at ease about trying these unfamiliar games. They even...More

1  Thank bsumlin
ExpGaelicGames1, Owner at Experience Gaelic Games, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Guys, Many thanks for your kind review both Tiarnán and I are delighted that you all enjoyed the time with us- it was a pleasure to have you all here -we hope you've been looking up a Gaelic Club back home to keep up the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there not knowing what to expect and what I found was a great staff that not only gave me, my wife and my two daughters 12 & 13 a history of the Gaelic Games but allowed us to experience something we had never...More

Thank Jeremy K
ExpGaelicGames1, Owner at Experience Gaelic Games, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jeremy, Many thanks for making the time & effort to visit us on your trip. Delighted that you and the girls enjoyed the afternoon with us and I hope the rest of your visit to our small Island created enough fond memories to entice you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are 72 & 58 years old. We wanted to experience a cultural day that didn't include a museum, cathedral, or castle! What a great time! We learned how to play handbook, hurling, and Gaelic football. We were in a small group...More

1  Thank Laurie J
ExpGaelicGames1, Owner at Experience Gaelic Games, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Laurie We're absolutely delighted that you've nominated your time with us as the best excursion of your trip. The fact that you've included your age ranges just reinforces our opinion that active fun is not limited to calendar age ranges - just by attitude! Your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of five (my husband and I, and our 3 sons, ages 21 to 65) and we had so much fun. We got put in a group with another larger family, which was great for when we broke up into teams for...More

Thank geo352
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lady running the program was beyond nice, as are so many Irish people. She was very knowledgeable and personally invested in the history of the sport in Ireland. We learned so much about how a culture can be shaped by a sport. The two...More

Thank popestcyril
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed learning about the history and culture of the games as well as learning and practicing the skills and getting to play. Georgina and Brian did a great job of hosting, teaching, and coaching. A great way to learn and appreciate Irish culture...More

Thank Vaughan H
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

My family, with daughters age 10 and 13, all had a great time learning about and then playing the different Gaelic sports. There were a couple other adults participating so we had a nice sized group. The trainer was delightful, very funny and patient. The...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My 3 mostly teens (11, 14, 16), my husband and I all thoroughly enjoyed our time with Georgina and Brian, learning the history and cultural importance of hurling, Gaelic football and handball...and then getting to actually play these sports! We learned how incredibly popular and...More

2  Thank Mary D
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5 August 2016|
Response from ExpGaelicGames1 | Property representative |
Hi there, We don't have a group on Monday. There is a session on Tuesday August 9th at 2.30pm which you could join. If this works for you, please let us know your email and we will send you full details. Georgina... More
Don and Kaye P
4 August 2016|
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Response from ExpGaelicGames1 | Property representative |
Hi Don and Kaye, Many thanks for your question - we do have a session on the afternoon of the 25th August and would be delighted to have you come along and join us. The session lasts for approx 3 hours and you can confirm a... More
Katarina S
5 July 2016|
Response from ExpGaelicGames1 | Property representative |
Hi Katarina, Many apologies we seem to have overlooked your enquiry - if you are here in Ireland at present please contact us by phone and we'll provide all the info you require and hopefully get to meet you in person. Our... More