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1916 Rebellion Walking Tour

23 Wicklow Street | The International Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 86 858 3847
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Excellent tour

I found this tour to be very educational and enjoyable. Our guide Rory initially spoke for about 20... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Kevin B
via mobile
Fast-paced, fun, and feminist!

I took a student group on this tour in March 2017 and he made a rich and complex Irish political... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Corey W
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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 13 April 2017 via mobile

I found this tour to be very educational and enjoyable. Our guide Rory initially spoke for about 20 minutes on Ireland's history since the 12 th century. This created the context for the 1916 rising. We visited some of the key sites from the rising...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I took a student group on this tour in March 2017 and he made a rich and complex Irish political history very relatable to us (we are American, so this is not a history we grew up with). He had us laughing at some points,...More

2  Thank Corey W
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Absolutely fascinating tour about the Easter Rising -- Lorcan was a brilliant guide, great craic as the locals say, and brimming with insight and humour. He clearly knew an enormous amount on the subject but managed to combine depth of knowledge with an entertaining narrative....More

1  Thank WZCho
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It was a very well done tour. Our guide Eion was very knowledgeable about all the history of the time and made it very interesting. The walk was not hard at all through the town. I would recommend this tour to all who visit Dublin.

Thank linda m
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to learn more about Irish history while having a great time. Lorcan kept our group enthralled and has a wonderful combination of strong research credentials and delightful sense of humor. While Dublin may have been chilly/rainy the...More

Thank DrJandHubby
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My partner and I took the walking tour with Lorcan, who catered for our small group (three in total - though it deserves a much bigger audience) by finding out what we each we interested in and tailoring the tour to match. Lorcan was fantastic,...More

Thank MonkeyBeak
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Being a active lover of socialist history , my partner Suzanne arranged for this walking tour . Lorcan was fabulous full of humour , knowledge and heart of the history of Ireland . Would love to sit and listen and talk to him. Well done...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I took the 1916 walking tour with Rory. He made it such an enriching experience. We enjoyed every bit of it, and Rory had an answer to all the questions we had. I definitely recommend it.

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took the 1916 Easter Rising Tour with Eoin. It was excellent and the guide was exceptionally knowledge but explained the circumstances surrounding and leading up to the rising in context and in a very manageable level of detail so it was...More

Thank BKR_12
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I did this walking tour in November 2016 and two months on looking back it's one of the best parts of my visit. Wholly recommended.

Thank Gem B
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From where / and when does this tour depart (?).
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