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1916 Easter Rising Coach Tour

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Address: 3 London Bridge Road, Dublin 4, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 85 144 2088
14:00 - 15:30
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Mon - Thu 14:00 - 15:30
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 13:30
15:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Relive Irish history in 90 minutes. An audio visual guided tour of the...

Relive Irish history in 90 minutes. An audio visual guided tour of the battle sites of the Easter Rising. Meet the personalities who lit the flame of Irish Independence, the brave volunteers massively outnumbered and out gunned but who had bravery and destiny on their side. Be educated and entertained, enjoy a sightseeing tour like no other in Dublin City. The Tour departs from Parnell Square North. Mon-Thur at two pm and Fri-Sun noon and 3

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A passionate tale of Irish history

The tour was a non stop roller coaster of touching moments, humour and a century of Dublin history. The guide was brilliantly knowledgeable bringing the story to life. We even... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2016
Eddie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The tour was a non stop roller coaster of touching moments, humour and a century of Dublin history. The guide was brilliantly knowledgeable bringing the story to life. We even got a souvenir book they were selling on board written by the guide who signed it for my father. Well worth €15 and better value than other Easter Rising themed... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a very good way to learn about Irish history, specifically the 1916 rising and as a bonus see the city and find your bearings. A great accompaniment to this would be the 1916 Museum in the GPO. I brought 10 and a 12 year old boys and they really enjoyed it. It is very interactive and you hop... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This tour was surprisingly good! It begins with Amy portraying a young woman involved in the rising as it is happening. She is joined by Matt, who portrays a volunteer in the conflict. Their stories are based upon actual accounts of people who were involved in the events of 1916. With stops including the GPO, Moore Street and Richmond Barracks... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I took this tour, earlier today. At first, I wasn't sure what would transpire. There is a recording setting the mood for the tour. Suddenly, a young lady appeared as a woman actively involved in the rebellion, and began retelling her "experiences" during the uprising. She was followed by a young man who, in turn, recounted his... More 

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Clogherhead, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The coach tour of the 1916 rising was absolutely excellent. I really enjoyed it for the Historical. The guide was very knowledgeable and I have to say he had some funny stories. It was great to visit the land marks . Totally enjoyable.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Eddie ran three tours back to back for our Sixth Class students. We couldn't praise him highly enough. He has endless patience! The children were entertained and educated and the teachers all loved it! Highly recommended.

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Thank you very much for the review, we are glad you all enjoyed the experience More 

Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Myself and 2 friends found this tour to be very good. great atmosphere on board the bus. very informative and no politics, no sides. refreshing view of the rising and a few stories of behind the scenes stuff. would recommend it to anyone.

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Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

very interesting and informative tour. The guide was really into the subject. I would recommend it. Good value for money.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Great tour with lively and interesting guides! Would highly recommend to anyone. Brought to life the rising!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

This tour was fabulous. Our guide Eddie was fantastic and a true expert on the subject. The tour is not at all political and portrays the stories of the men and women behind the rising. It was by far the most informative 1916 tour that we experienced and the least gimmicky. Thanks for a great day.

Thank MKDub

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