Lively Temple Bar might be famous for its nightlife, but as one of the oldest parts of the city it has another side to its personality that most visitors don’t experience. This vibrant area is rich in culture, history and art - you just have to know where to look! So let a local reveal Temple Bar’s creative art’s scene, discover Medieval and Viking Dublin and enjoy a drink in the oldest pub in the area which has been loved by Dubliners for more than 160 years!
Join a like-minded local to explore Temple Bar, the famous area on the banks of the River Liffey which is known for its pubs, bars and live music scene. But you’ll be getting off the beaten path and discovering the historic and cultural side of the area! Explore one of the oldest areas in Dublin, and step back in time, discovering the spots where you can still experience the Dublin of Viking and Medieval times, and learn about the city’s Celtic traditions and cultural heritage. Stroll through the narrow cobbled streets and between historic buildings, and discover the vibrant arts scene here at spots like the Irish Photography Centre, Temple Bar Gallery and Studio and the Project Arts Centre, which have all become cultural institutions.