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The Irish Folk Experience

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Excellent entertainment for large groups

We enjoyed an evening of interactive song, dance and instrument playing in the basement of... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Angelika F
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The Irish Folk Experience

Fantastic music; poems and really interesting historical information. Denny showed a great... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2016
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25 Sep 2016
“Excellent entertainment for large groups”
22 Apr 2016
“The Irish Folk Experience”
Sing, Dance, Play at The Irish Folk Experience with our talented team of musicians, dancers, storytellers and tour guides.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| 19, O'Connell street, Dublin 1, Dublin 0000, Ireland
+353 83 100 3427
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed an evening of interactive song, dance and instrument playing in the basement of Madigan's on O'Connell Street with 35 students. The three band members really connected with the students and handled the group perfectly. Thank you very much for the great experience! We...More

1  Thank Angelika F
Denny O, Manager at The Irish Folk Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Thanks for the review Angelika, great fun having you at the show last week :)

Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic music; poems and really interesting historical information. Denny showed a great knowledge of events of 1916. Plan to take a historical tour of the city with him also. Food in Madigans fabulous and our waiter very attentive. Thank you all for a really enjoyable...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Recommended for anyone who is interested in 1916. They also provide an excellent information booklet

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

Caught the Irish Folk Experience in Madigan's on O'Connell St on Friday night. Highly recommended. A really interesting and easy-going night. Plenty of songs and stories with some super musicians, but what I really enjoyed was hearing the history around these songs I've been hearing...More

1  Thank brendankilkenny
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This experience takes the songs and literature of The Rising and brings it to life. Every song has a history, which is explained with such passion and credibility by the guys that it gives life to those hero's of the Easter Rising who we only...More

1  Thank Paula H
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Myself, my pal and teenage daughter went to the music night. It was thoroughly enjoyable, with lots of songs and poems and information. The musicians and organisers are a lovely crew and it was all lovely and relaxed and informal. I thought my teenager would...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 15 November 2015

In October I was in Dublin and attended Teacher Training Course at Linguaviva Centre. Danny´s Irish music show was included in our package for the course. The event took place in Kennedy´s Pub, so we could have something to drink during the activity. Danny and...More

Thank Monika Š
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Our cruise ship was in Dublin for one, nice long day. We booked the Irish Folk Experience online and were so happy we did! We were four adults and we easily met our tour guide, Denny, at the Molly Malone statue near Trinity College. For...More

3  Thank mywinderig
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Having taken my 11 year old to Dublin for the first time, we booked a couple of nights of Irish culture to entertain her, and what a brilliant night it was. Very personal and warm welcome, Lovely people and absolutely perfect for Jenny. Thank you...More

Thank lyndseyfielding
Reviewed 16 April 2015

I was expecting to have a night with music and dinner at the Stag's Head Pub but instead was sent to a 1st store room where a lot of exchange teenagers seemed to be having their last night in Dublin - the sound was very...More

2  Thank cazigg
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Response from texantraveler42 | Reviewed this property |
We did the Folk Lore the music was very entertaining the musician were also entertaining. We did not do the Fairy visit. We are not sure what that is. I was concerned about doing this but wife picked and want to go. I... More