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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 858 3847
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Fantastic informative tour led by Lorcan his knowledge of Irish history and the rising is... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Seamus M
Derry, United Kingdom
via mobile
A disappointing experience

We didn't have a good experience as other reviews suggest. Rory does indeed know a lot and is well... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Ritu M
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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 11 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic informative tour led by Lorcan his knowledge of Irish history and the rising is unequaled. Lorcan battled on through a downpour to produce a witty and knowledgeable 2 hours plus tour. Doire 2.

1  Thank Seamus M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We didn't have a good experience as other reviews suggest. Rory does indeed know a lot and is well aware of the history but we felt being in an academic lecture rather than with a person who could be telling us a story. There were...More

4  Thank Ritu M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We all loved this well done thoughtful tour. Guide made the history cone alive. Highly recommend- 2 hours well spent!

1  Thank PrincetonBelle
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Fun and informative walking tour, with Lorcan being an excellent, very knowledgeable guide. I learned a lot about Irish history in a very entertaining way. So if you visit Dublin, be sure not to miss it!

1  Thank Carolin C
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Following Lorcan around Dublin is a real treat. He knows his subject back to front and brings the whole thing to life quite brilliantly. Lorcan is a very entertaining speaker and is blessed with a sharp, quintessentially Irish wit. i was impressed by the way...More

2  Thank PaulFtrick
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This was my best experience in Ireland. The guide was amazingly knowledgeable and approachable. Information was really well structured and fascinating. He managed to cover 600 years of Irish history in 20 minutes, giving us a really good grounding and context for the rest of...More

1  Thank littlemumbles2017
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is a must for the history buffs, very informative on the subject and given in a way that doesn't go over your head plus he encourages people to ask questions. It's always good when the guide seems to have a genuine interest on the...More

1  Thank Barry K
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic tour with Eion(hope that's the right spelling). So knowledgeable such an engaging young man. Learnt lots about the 1916 Rebellion a must do tour in Dublin. 2 hours well spent Look for the bullet holes in statue.

Thank AHoughton1983
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Lorcan knows so much information about history of events leading up to and after the rebellion. Fascinating. He has much enthusiasm for the subject and is good at keeping all ages engaged. Highly recommend this tour if you are interested in the rebellion.

Thank ljm355
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Owen was very engaging and knowledgeable. I really enjoyed this tour and it went by really quickly. It was informative but never dull. He really brought you back in time to envision what the rebels were up against and their strategy etc. This statue of...More

Thank Lorraine H
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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