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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 858 3847
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Cant rate highly enough. The tour was perfect. Lorcan was conversationable, funny, approachable and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Benjamin D
If in doubt - do it!

Booked this tour as I am interested in Irish history. My wife agreed to come with me, having spent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul B
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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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.
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23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 86 858 3847

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cant rate highly enough. The tour was perfect. Lorcan was conversationable, funny, approachable and enthusiatic. Can't really ask for more. Really allowed for conversations to flourish which meant everyone learnt and had a laugh in equal measure! I had been out both nights of my...More

Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this tour as I am interested in Irish history. My wife agreed to come with me, having spent a great weekend in Dublin taking in bars, restaurants, shopping, Miss Saigo, music, dancing etc she described this as her highlight. The guide, Liam (apologies if...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrific tour with a guide who is not simply reading a script but is steeped in the history and street life of Dublin. Lorcan is an excellent storyteller and used 1916 as a pivot to connect Irish (and world) history to contemporary events. Highly recommended.

Thank Piers G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the 1916 Rebellion Walking Tour on November 12, 2017. It was the highlight of my trip to Dublin. Lorcan is very knowledgeable and entertaining.I recommend that everyone who visits Dublin should take this walk with him.

Thank Ted T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guide was very knowledgeable, possibly a little biased, but still very educated. My husband, who sometimes is less than interested in history, said it was too much information to absorb. But I found it fascinating. The bias is a good one, and helps shape...More

Thank Erin N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great walking tour with lots more information than just 1916. For us Irish we like our history and Lorcan is a great guide around this important event and around central dublin. Well recommended not only for the great guide but the leisurely walk around...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This tour was one of the highlights of our trip to Dublin. Our guide Rory was interesting and extremely well informed. We had a short orientation at the meeting point where he summarized hundreds of years of Irish history in a clear and concise manner....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Did the walk on 30th October '17. During an introductory talk, Liam, our guide, did a grand job of setting the scene. The walk was well paced, informative, and Liam was EXTREMELY knowledgeable, enthusiastic and engaging. Couldn't have asked for a better introduction to the...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We have been amazed by this walking tour through Irish culture and history, covering much more than just the brief period of the uprising itself. The tour starts at a Pub, which is easy enough to find with Google Maps. About this Pub: it serves...More

Thank Manuel D
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Two and one half hours of Irish history by subject matter expert Lorcan who has been doing this for over twenty years and has written several books about it. He is full of information and keeps things light with his dynamic, funny and sometimes sarcastic...More

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15 May 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