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Hidden History of Dublin Homes

Hidden History of Dublin Homes

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have been a Tour Guide since 2010 beginning the journey at Castletown House a fine example of Palladian Mansion. Then onto Farmleigh House, a former Guinness Home and a fantastic, free place to visit beside the Phoenix Park. Then onto Áras an Uachtaráin, home of the President. I worked on Hop on Hop Off bus tours and out of town locations including Wicklow, Howth and Galway. It's been brilliant…
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What we’ll do

We will explore Dublin Homes through time and streets and understand what a home means now and then. We will see the Vikings beginnings of the City. There is an appreciation of architecture, function, change. A large part of Dublin is Georgian and we will view the Grandeur of these 1700's houses. This was a time when Dublin was wealthy and considered the second City of the British Empire. The…

What else you should know

This Tour is available as a private tour and would be a great present for friends or family. If it's cold we may stop for a hot drink in an early house, it can be cold summer or winter in Dublin!

What to bring

Warm jacket
Comfortable shoes
If you wish the tour and the dates and times are flexible, please message me for additional flexibility.
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Where you'll be

We will begin the tour on Henrietta Street one of the finest Georgian Streets to be constructed in Dublin and the first. We will then pass an old jail which housed people who couldn't pay their bills. Later the building was used for Special Criminal Cases. Now it houses film crews for costume drama. Then we will visit the purpose built Victorian food Markets. Onto the Ruins of an Abbey, the Viking and Medieval Core and onto present day Dublin

Upcoming availability

Sun, 21st Jul    From 13:00 to 15:00.
€20 per person
9 of 10 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

This Tour is available as a private tour and would be a great present for friends or family. If it's cold we may stop for a hot drink in an early house, it can be cold summer or winter in Dublin!
Ruth
history walk
Hidden History of Dublin Homes
33 reviews
€20 per person
33 reviews
€20 per person