Dublin Northside Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Dublin

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from$14.05
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On the other side of the world famous Ha'Penny Bridge are the remnants of some of Ireland's tragic history. On this 3-hour tour you will see the Great Irish Famine Memorial, remembering the one million people who died during the famine, as well as the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship, commemorating those who escaped death by fleeing Ireland. This tragic time, as well as generations of oppression, eventually culminated in the march towards liberation, which we remember and discuss 100 years on.
In this special centenary year of the 1916 Easter Rebellion, join us on a journey of Dublin’s often unexplored Northside. Though these streets are vibrant with life today, they are home to some of Ireland's most solemn history. Meet your guide at Barnado Square next to City Hall in Dublin.On the other side of the world famous Ha'Penny Bridge, you'll wander the infamous Moore Street Terraces, one of the key sites of the violent rebellion, as well as visiting incredible feats of stunning architecture, such as Dublin's renowned Custom House. From neoclassical buildings to famine and misfortune, this side of the city has seen it all.The tour takes you to the Great Irish Famine Memorial, remembering the one million people who died during the famine, as well as the Jeanie Johnson Tall Ship, commemorating those who escaped death by fleeing the Emerald Isle, beginning the exodus which sees 80 million people across the globe today claim Irish heritage. This tragic time, as well as generations of oppression, eventually culminated in the march towards liberation, which we remember and discuss 100 years on.The 2½-hour tour includes sights such as: • The 1916 Uprising  • City Hall  • Ha’penny Bridge  • General Post Office  • Charles Stewart Parnell and the march towards liberation  • Jim Larkin and the Home Rule Movement  • James Joyce and the Abbey Theatre  • Liberty Hall  • Custom House  • The Great Irish Famine Memorial  • The Jeanie Johnson Tall Ship   ...and much more!

What’s included

  • Local guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Highlights

  • Led by a local guide
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Likely to Sell Out
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