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Bogside History Tours

Closed Now: 11:00 - 12:30, 13:00 - 14:30, 15:00 - 16:30
Open today: 11:00 - 12:30, 13:00 - 14:30, 15:00 - 16:30

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“paul doherty”(69 reviews)
“bloody sunday”(347 reviews)
“walking tour”(83 reviews)
This walking tour deals with events in Bogside area of Derry City known world wide as Bloody Sunday. The company was set up by some of the relatives that were shot on the day of Bloody Sunday. This hour long walking tour will begin in the center of...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 12:30, 13:00 - 14:30, 15:00 - 16:30
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 7731 450088
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All reviews paul doherty bloody sunday walking tour visiting derry first hand personal connection taxi tour great tour informative tour personal story free derry museum would highly recommend this tour subject matter grew up great insight personal experience events leading up
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend this tour it gives you a community perspective that you don't get from any amount of history books! Paul is very personable and knowledgeable and made the tour very interactive and personal! It's a very emotive experience and you can really see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Maireadken
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed our tour with George. He helped us to understand this sad chapter in Derry and Northern Ireland's history. Since he was a kid there during the whole thing, and knew people involved and directly affected, it was an insightful and valuable perspective. Highly recommend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Being local(ish) I though I knew plenty about Northern Ireland’s past. Thought we’d bring our New Zealand visitor to see the walls of Derry and found this tour quite by accident. Paul was very personable and knowledgeable. His in-depth history of the Bogsides truth was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank KarinaMurray
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took the walking tour with George and I highly recommend it. George was great, he was knowledgeable and passionate and really brought the tour to life. If you visit Derry it's a must do.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Jason O
Reviewed 6 days ago

George was our guide and what a guide! So much information and delivered in an authentic honest way. So pleased we did this walking tour, was close to tears on a number of occasions but would not have missed it for the world. Thanks George.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this tour for my family (mothers birthday), and it didn't disappoint. Wet day so it ended up a taxi tour which was excellent. Paul was fantastic, his local knowledge was superb. Being in the taxi meant we got to see more sights of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Alexis1977
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Derry on a day outing just after Christmas. We had not made any plan but while visiting the guild hall I picked up a leaflet on this tour. I called the number and Paul answered, he said would accommodate us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Avedd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the tour with the guide George who was incredibly knowledgeable on the area and added many interesting bits of local knowledge. Very detailed explanation of the events of bloody Sunday as they unfolded. Highly recommended tour in a place of pivotal importance in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Dan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paul brought us on the taxi tour around Derry, his knowledge of the history of Derry is unbelievable. Enjoyed the tour from start to finish. He's a genuine nice bloke with a great sense of humour. Made us both feel right at home throughout the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank DylanRice1993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paul took us on the taxi tour today and we had an outstanding experience. He’s personable, professional and a genuine nice person who’s knowledge of Derry and it’s troubled past is exceptional!! Paul’s first hand experience, his political, historical and local expertise far exceeded any...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank SharonOFla
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27 November 2018|
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Response from Craig N |
This is well known that these guides give a one sided view of Londonderry's history. Those whom know better are again under siege in this city.
28 May 2018|
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Response from Megan C | Reviewed this property |
We done the cab tour, they drive you around and you get out at the stops. You could put your bags in boot
8 May 2018|
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Response from Markious | Reviewed this property |
You can find most information on their website It’s £6 for the tour. They meet at 11am and 1pm in front of the guildhall You can call them on 07731450088