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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

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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.
23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin D02 VH59, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 86 858 3847
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Following a warm welcome Rory gave a very informative potted history to set the scene before starting the walk. From the start it was clear that Rory was passionate about the history of Dublin/Ireland. The walk was well structured and at each stage Rory explained...More

1  Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Niall was our guide. This is an excellent tour focusing on the Easter Rising of 1916 though of course for context, Irish history is reviewed in order to understand why the Rising was such a seminal event for the country with worldwide ramifications. I recommend...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide, Connor, was super informative and very knowledgeable. He clearly had read, researched and written a lot on this topic but was still able to edit the content so we weren't drowned in information. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank LapapaL18
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were sorry that we had so little time in Dublin; but this tour made us feel like we learned a lot about the history. A very knowledgeable man, who educated and entertained us for over two hours. Bravo! Take the tour, it’s very inexpensive...More

1  Thank BASTripper
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very informative and entertaining. The sights and stories of the 1916 revolution. Comfortable walking pace and distance. Highly recommend.

1  Thank gbassdavis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Kevin, was very obviously passionate about his Irish History and explained it to us beautifully. Well done and completely worth it. I learned enough in those two hours to want to continue to learn more on my own. Thanks Kevin, great job!

Thank Alanna E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very informative tour and Lorcan is passionate about the history relating to this episode in Ireland’s history.

Thank gos7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide was very knowledgeable and the initial talk in the basement of the International Bar, set the scene for what was an informative and enlightening walking tour. He answered our many questions with information that was not straight out of a guide book but...More

1  Thank Bronwen W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meeting point is centrally located, but make sure you hop on inside the bar to find the tour group. The introduction downstairs in the bar lounge was very informative and gave a great backdrop of why the Easter Rising happened when it did and...More

1  Thank jewelsbyers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Dublin only for a weekend and come across a flyer at the reception of our hotel. It seemed interesting so we booked. We were in a small group of 6 people, all really into it. The tour guide was amazing. His ability...More

1  Thank MathaTh
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John Y
11 July 2018|
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Response from pacific2 | Reviewed this property |
PS American workers rely on tips for their basic pay but it’s not quite the same in Ireland. In the USA you have to tip for everything but it’s not the same in alll countries
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