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Haunted History Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Experience the darker side of Dublin on this walking ghost tour
  • Hear chilling tales of witchcraft, hellfire, and hauntings from your local guide
  • Visit a site known as the Gates of Hell and a haunted pub, The Brazen Head
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Haunted History Walking Tour
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Haunted History Walking Tour
US$23.44
Overview

Discover a darker side of Dublin’s history on this walking ghost tour that’s good for both serious paranormal fanatics and those with a passing interest in the supernatural. The tour focuses on the former Viking area of Northside, one of Dublin’s most haunted districts, and you hear spine-chilling tales of hellfire, witchcraft, and hauntings from your local guide you wouldn’t pickup wandering the streets alone.

What to Expect

Greet your guide and small group near City Hall in central Dublin. As you stroll the cobbled streets, listen as your local guide shares local lore. Discover the haunted heritage of some of the city’s most famous landmarks and listen to tales of wandering spirits and blazing witches.

Hear sinister stories of Darkey Kelly, burnt at the stake, the demon known as the Dolocher, and the mysterious 18th-century Hellfire Club. Visit a site considered home to the Gates of Hell before you end your tour at Dublin’s best-known haunted pub, The Brazen Head.

Reviews (14)
1 - 5 of 12 reviews
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile
Excellent Haunted History Tour

Andrew was FANTASTIC. What a great story teller and extremely knowledgeable about Ireland’s spooky history. Walk was perfect amount of time and very interesting. Visited very cool sights, too. We’ve done several haunted history tours and this was by far the best!

Thank shaynafrost
Reviewed August 10, 2018
Interesting, but not terribly spooky

We enjoyed our tour & learned some very interesting history. The guide did pull in haunted history each time, but it was not one of the spookier tours I've done (Edinburgh wins that one). It was a fun way to learn about Dublin and get...More

Thank MKW777
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at Hidden Dublin Walks & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thanks for the review

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Great balance of history and haunting! Easy walk. Long content. Great value.

We were led by guide Andrew on a 100 or so minute walking tour of the south side of the river. The distance covered was a moderate, leisurely walk full history and some haunting. Don't expect to be terrorized but you will learn the history...More

Thank Alison J
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at Hidden Dublin Walks & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile
Not very good

Tour guide was nice. However we wish we had skipped the tour. Stories were just not believable nor interesting

Thank Kahlan O
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at Hidden Dublin Walks & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

We are very sorry that you didn't like the tour.

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile
Friendly Staff But Content Not Great

Our tour guide was very friendly but the tour was not great. There were not many actual ghost stories. The also tour also ended early in a different part of the city, not where we started.More

Thank Emtravel1234
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at Hidden Dublin Walks & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review our waling tour. We recently changed the tour to finish at a traditional Irish pub which is clearly mentioned on our website brochures and itinerary. The tour itself is an evening ghost story and walking sightseeing tour...More

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