Dublin: Guided City Walking Tour of Georgian Architecture

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Discover Dublin's Golden Age with a guided tour of the city's architectural landmarks. Admire Trinity College's stonework, the gothic style of the city's cathedrals, and iconic literary sites.

Highlights

  • Feel the history as you stroll through the capital city of Ireland
  • Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and greenery in Merrion Square
  • Admire impressive buildings like Custom House and the Four Courts
  • Discover the history of this city full of culture, heritage, and tradition
  • Stop at Dublin Castle where the President of Ireland is inaugurated

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Step into the captivating world of Dublin's Golden Age with this immersive walking tour. Throughout this journey, uncover the city's rich history, architectural splendor, and cultural legacy. Immerse yourself in the elegance of Georgian Dublin. From the graceful streets of Merrion Square to the stately facades of Fitzwilliam Square and Parnell Square, marvel at the architectural wonders that symbolize Dublin's prosperity during this period. No tour of Dublin's Golden Age would be complete without a visit to Dublin Castle. This imposing fortress, which underwent significant renovations in the 18th century, served as the seat of British rule in Ireland and witnessed pivotal moments in the nation's history. Continue your journey to the majestic cathedrals of Dublin. Christ Church Cathedral, with its stunning Gothic architecture, and St. Patrick's Cathedral, the largest church in Ireland, both renovated during the Golden Age, reflecting the city's religious and cultural prominence. Dublin's literary heritage comes alive as you explore sites associated with the city's literary giants. Visit St. Patrick's Cathedral, where Jonathan Swift served as Dean, and St. Patrick's Hospital, founded by Swift as a testament to his philanthropic endeavors. As you traverse Dublin's streets and alleys, be transported back in time, and imagine the bustling city life of centuries past. Pause at iconic landmarks like the Ha'penny Bridge, a symbol of Dublin's enduring charm and vitality. Finally, marvel at architectural masterpieces like the Four Courts and the Custom House. Though completed after the Golden Age, these buildings embody the grandeur and ambition of Dublin's 18th-century aspirations.

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