Dublin walking tour: 2000 years of History

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Step into Dublin's rich past on a walking tour spanning 2000 years. From Celtic roots to Viking conquests, Easter Rising, and independence, explore history etched in every cobblestone.


  • Storytelling
  • Hidden gems
  • Cover 2000 years of history


Step into the heart of Dublin, a city where time itself echoes through its storied streets. Our walking tour invites you on a captivating journey through 2000 years of history, unveiling the vibrant tapestry woven by the ancient Celts, the influential Saint Patrick, marauding Vikings, the poignant Easter Rising, and the triumphant quest for independence. Our odyssey begins with the Celts, who laid the foundations of Dublin over two millennia ago along the enchanting River Liffey. As we traverse the city, witness the remnants of Celtic art and symbolism, offering glimpses into a time when Dublin was a humble village brimming with folklore and tradition. In the 5th century, enter Saint Patrick, the revered patron saint of Ireland. Walk the paths where he tread, bringing Christianity to the Irish shores. Dublin's iconic landmarks bear witness to the enduring influence of Saint Patrick, a figure whose legacy is etched into the spiritual and cultural fabric of the city. The tour then catapults to the 9th century, an era dominated by the Viking Age. Explore the very paths where Viking longships once docked and delve into the strategic importance of Dublin's harbor. Dublinia and the National Museum beckon with artifacts and immersive exhibits, providing a vivid glimpse into the Norse settlement that shaped Dublin's character. Our narrative then turns to the early 20th century, where the streets of Dublin witnessed the fervor of the Easter Rising in 1916. Stroll through the hallowed grounds where brave men and women stood against British rule, as the General Post Office and Kilmainham Gaol bear witness to the sacrifices made in the pursuit of independence. The journey through the 20th century unfolds, exploring the struggle for independence. Walk in the footsteps of leaders like Michael Collins, visit landmarks like the Custom House, a site of intense fighting during the War of Independence, and reflect on the individuals who carved Dublin's destiny. As we conclude our walking tour, the spirit of Dublin's storied past lingers in the air. Every step unravels a chapter in the city's history, creating an immersive experience that invites you to savor the essence of a city standing at the crossroads of the past and the present. Join us as we uncover the captivating narrative of Dublin, where every corner holds a piece of the past, waiting to be explored and appreciated.


Guided walking tour in Dublin with steps at all the important and famous places and taking the time to provide some history and facts about them.

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