Historical Walking Tours of Dublin run the longest-established walking tour in the city. Historically themed tours are led by knowledgeable history graduates from Trinity College. The tours are highly rated by the Irish Times, the Sunday Times, Fodor, Frommers, etc. The standard tour covers Dublin’s development, the influence of American/French Revolutions, the Famine, the Great War/1916 Rising, the War of Independence, the Northern conflict and Ireland today.
The meeting point is the front gate of Trinity College. From there the tour visits Trinity College, Old Parliament House, Temple Bar, City Hall, Dublin Castle, Wood Quay, Christ Church Cathedral, and the Four Courts.
Summer (May-Sept): daily 11.00 am.; 3.00 pm
Spring/Autumn (April & Oct): daily 11.00 am
Winter (Nov-March): Fri/Sat/Sun 11.00 am
Also on offer is a range of specialised tours for private or group bookings: Revolutionary Dublin: 1913-23; Monks, Marauders and Merchants: A Walk through Medieval Dublin; Dublin’s Architecture: Augustan Capital of a Gaelic Nation; French Tour; and the Story of Irish Food.
Historical Insights Ireland Ltd, 6 Palmerston Place, Dublin 7.
Tel: 087 6889412.
Adults €12; concessions. Online booking available.