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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 858 3847
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Best guided tour of my life so far

Lorcan was the leader - how on earth does he keep it so fresh funny and interesting evbery day? He... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2010
dustysue
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Telford, United Kingdom
The best 12 Euros I spent during my trip to Dublin!

A most enjoyable tour. I found Lorcan's sense of humour great fun! This is a period of Irish... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2010
Norman-B
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Southampton
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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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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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+353 86 858 3847

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Reviewed 23 October 2010

Lorcan was the leader - how on earth does he keep it so fresh funny and interesting evbery day? He could make a mint as a TV star - absolutely wonderful. I suggest he does a second tour and retires only in the distant future

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Reviewed 21 October 2010

A most enjoyable tour. I found Lorcan's sense of humour great fun! This is a period of Irish history that has always intrigued me and Lorcan was very informative. The tour lasted over 2 hours and my only complaint was that it finished too soon....More

Thank Norman-B
Reviewed 18 October 2010

We enjoyed this tour immensely. This was the highlight of my seven day visit to Dublin. Lorcan knows his history and the city backward, forward, and inside out. He is able to present so that everyone can get it, even begin to feel what it...More

Thank Traveler201019
Reviewed 6 October 2010

I stumbled over this daily tour, when looking for the Tourist Office. As a history freek, I so much enjoyed the tour around the centers of the 1916 rebellion. Lorcan Collins, the guide, was amazing, answered all questions and really loved, what he is doing....More

Thank DeborahCh
Reviewed 4 October 2010

Starting off the tour in a traditional pub just adds to the experience. Reading books and viewing movies will give you some idea of the Easter uprising but walking around Dublin's historical sites listening to Lorcan brings you back to 1916. In some way you...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 2 October 2010

The highlight of my stay in Dublin. Lorcan came out to meet us ahead of time as we were waiting outside the pub. We were soon introduced to each other and on first name tems. As other reviewers have said, it makes no difference if...More

Thank nuala48
Reviewed 14 September 2010

I am intereseted in history and particually Irish and British history. Lorcan must be the most knowledgeable person in Ireland when it comes to the 1916 uprising, it is obviously his passion. The information came from the very begining to the very end of this...More

Thank policewm
Reviewed 8 September 2010

Tour was excellent! Lorcan was great! Very informative and funny! The pub was great too! Ended up staying there all night! I bought Lorcans book then realised when I got home I already had it! Lol!

Thank Twacey84
Reviewed 7 September 2010

A thoroughly enjoyable tour which I'm glad I got to hear about.The historical facts were put over with simplicity,clarity and considerable humour.Lorcan obviously knows his facts,loves the subject and wants you to embrace it to.Don't miss it,you'll find it is one of the best value...More

Thank Amberley46
Reviewed 14 August 2010

We have been on this tour twice now and had a great time both "tours". Last year just my wife and I went. We enjoyed it so much that this year we brought our extended family group along. Some already knew a lot about Irish...More

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moishbronet
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
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