We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Historical Walking Tours of Dublin

Trinity College front gate, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 87 688 9412
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$16.42*
and up
Dublin Historical Walking Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Dublin's longest established walking tour business (1986). In just over 2 hours this award-winning and entertaining 'seminar on the street' conducted by history post-graduates explores the main features of Irish history—Dublin's development, the influence of the American and French Revolutions, the Potato Famine 1845-49, the 1916 Rising, the War of Independence, partition—and concludes with the Northern Ireland peace process and the rise and fall of the 'Celtic Tiger'.Cost: €12pp, €10 students/seniors
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tommy graham” (42 reviews)
“trinity college” (167 reviews)
“two hours” (59 reviews)
LOCATION
Trinity College front gate, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
CONTACT
Website
+353 87 688 9412

Similar Things to Do in Dublin

Write a ReviewReviews (822)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 792 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank PATRICIA S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Thank 23MickO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

More

1  Thank Abby S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No need to take a bus tour because the best sites are within walking distances. The Historical Tours are given by phD students that have also researched how to bring facts to life. Great opportunity for photos, questions.

Thank Texas1509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

More

1  Thank GPBucket
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I would absolutely recommend starting with this tour in Dublin before doing to see anything else. Sylvie has a wealth of knowledge that she happily shared and I quickly got a sense of her love for Ireland as well as its rich history. She was...More

1  Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 1 January 2018

More

1  Thank Debora_Vendramini
Reviewed 21 December 2017

More

1  Thank David Y
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Our tour guide Sylvie was very knowledgeable about historical landmarks in central Dublin. However I felt very uncomfortable listening to her talk about how much money was wasted on dual language signage, her opinion on the executions after the Easter Rising. We also struggled to...More

Thank mariascullion
Tommy G, Owner at Historical Walking Tours of Dublin, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

First of all apologies if the pace was such that you had difficulty keeping up with Sylvie (although I do note that she spotted the problem & back-tracked). On the charge of how 'anti-Irish' she was, I was as surprised as you, having known her...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

More

1  Thank SamWoodward
PreviousNext
12345680
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 152 hotels in Dublin
The Sweeney
78 reviews
.09 km away
Blooms Hotel
2,412 reviews
.10 km away
Dublin Citi Hotel
1,098 reviews
.11 km away
Central Hotel
10 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Red Torch Ginger
1,115 reviews
.05 km away
Millstone Restaurant
890 reviews
.06 km away
The Bank on College Green
2,567 reviews
.06 km away
Pichet
1,097 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Douglas Hyde Gallery
11 reviews
.00 km away
Rhinestones
14 reviews
.04 km away
1916 Rebellion Walking Tour
732 reviews
.08 km away
Next City Tours Dublin
899 reviews
.08 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
KailuaGal
15 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Tommy G | Property representative |
Sorry, only seeing this query now. Our tour finishes @ the Mansion House, Dawson Street, c. 5 minutes from Trinity College. Tommy Graham, owner
0
Votes
AprilMalaysia
30 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from lecia210 | Reviewed this property |
I did the SANDEMANs NEW Dublin, Free Walking Tour during the week. I am 53 and thought it was fantastic. I highly recommend them.
2
Votes
DoggLVR
31 May 2016|
Answer
Response from aurorasev | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the queue for the Book of Kells can be very long so probably try to time yourself to get there earlyish. The historical tour doesn't deal with the Book. And no, there wasn't any tour of Dublin Castle state apartments... More
1
Vote
PreviousNext
123