Avoid the crowds and explore Irish history in peace on this Book of Kells and Dublin Castle exterior tour. Visit the Trinity College Library, home to the famous Book of Kells—widely considered among the most important of all Ireland’s ancient treasures. Listen as your guide brings medieval Ireland to life, shedding light on the Book of Kells’ profound historical significance. Afterward, enjoy a guided walking tour around Dublin Castle’s mighty exterior. Visit the gardens and yards, and learn of the castle’s role as court, fortress, treasury, and jail.
Enjoy a quicker entrance to one of Dublin's top attractions with this skip the line pass to the Guinness Storehouse. Enjoy seven floors of Guinness history and memorabilia and learn why this dark brew is one of Ireland's favorites. Learn about the beer's 1759 roots and enjoy an included pint at the Gravity Bar, where you can catch incredible views of the city down below.
Enrich your knowledge of world-famous Irish whiskey on the new, guided tour of the Jameson Distillery Bow St. in Dublin. Learn the history of the iconic Irish brand as you explore the distillery and listen to commentary from your guide. The Bow St. Experience brings the stories of Jameson’s innovations to life during a tasting tour. Discover the secrets behind the complex distillation process and conclude with a whiskey in the elegant distillery bar.
Skip the line and experience the age-old tradition of Ireland's Guinness brew during this connoisseur taste experience at the Guinness Storehouse. Spend time in the luxurious bar and enjoy a guided tasting session with samples of several Guinness blends. Choose your favorite and enjoy a pint with a view at the Gravity Bar. Once you're finished, explore the museum at your leisure and learn about the history of one of Ireland's favorite beers. This tour option is perfect for beer-lovers who want to experience the best of Dublin's darkest brews.
This 1-hour tour of Teeling Whiskey Distillery in Dublin offers a behind-the-scenes look at one of the only operational distilleries in the city. Learn about the whiskey-making process as your guide takes you through the barrel rooms and distillery areas to learn more about the single-malt, small-batch, and single-grain whiskeys made here. Plus, at the end of your tour, sample Teeling Whiskey before grabbing a marker and signing the walls of the hip hangout area near the gift shop.
Take advantage of skip-the-line entry privileges to Dublin's popular Guinness Storehouse. This Signature Package allows you to breeze past the crowds and explore the storehouse and museum at your own pace. Take home a gift package including a 3D fridge magnet and a Guinness Dublin Pint Glass in a presentation gift box. Complimentary pint of Guinness included.
Travel back in time to the darkened days of Victorian Dublin during a 1.5-hour waling tour of the Glasnevin Cemetery, winner of the coveted TripAdvisor Certificate of excellence in 2014. With a knowledgeable guide, absorb the tranquil atmosphere of the area as you stroll past headstones belonging to fascinating Irish characters. Hear entertaining anecdotes surrounding the thieves, rebels, authors and politicians laid to rest in the cemetery, and then visit the museum to enrich your knowledge further. Receive discounts on gift shop purchases and café refreshments after your enriching tour.
Enrich your knowledge of Ireland’s diaspora and its history of emigration with this skip-the-line admission ticket to the EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum experience. This attraction in Dublin, Ireland, is a self-guided tour of 20 galleries, which utilize cutting-edge technology for an immersive experience. Dive deep into Ireland’s immigration period, seeing stories brought to life of why people left Ireland, the struggles they had along the way, where they went, and how they've changed the world.
Discover the history of Irish whiskey during a tour of the captivating Irish Whiskey Museum experience. Delve into the origins of the amber nectar and enrich your knowledge of the beloved drink’s development and progression throughout the ages. Listen to anecdotes surrounding Ireland’s industrial heritage and examine the interactive and insightful exhibits in the galleries. Conclude your tour by pleasuring your palate with complimentary whiskey samples, or upgrade to enjoy premium ages whiskey and select a souvenir of your choice. Receive the tailored attention of your guide on this personalized tour.
Immerse yourself in the ancient majesty of Dublin’s North Coast on a half-day tour to Malahide Castle and Howth from Dublin. Alongside an expert guide, explore the atmospheric chambers of the 12th-century Malahide Castle and gain insight into the fortress’ 800-year-old history. After touring the castle, delight in the provincial charm of Howth, a quaint fishing village that boasts spectacular coastal scenery. Enjoy a free loop of a hop-on hop-off bus tour on the same day as a part of your day trip.
Discover Dublin’s distilling heritage during a whiskey-focused tour in the Liberties neighborhood. See where whiskey is made and explore the interior of the Dublin Liberties Distillery. Taste whiskey that is produced on-site and sample whiskey-based signature cocktails. The distillery is also home to a café and gift shop.
Explore the Victorian gravestones and crypts of Glasnevin Cemetery on a walking tour with a storytelling guide who helps bring Ireland’s complex history to life. Learn about Glasnevin Cemetery’s sculpture, symbolism, architecture, and most famous residents, then hear some of Glasnevin’s most intriguing secrets.
Students of history certainly know about the revolutionary period in Ireland, but to really understand this chapter in the nation's past, history fans shouldn't miss this private, guided Dublin tour. Uncover the happenings from 1913 to 1923, and visit several sights that are important to this era, with a guide offering insights using maps and historic documents. Highlights include stops at the National History Museum, Trinity College, and the Irish Famine Memorial.
Discover the history of Ireland’s most famous beer with a ticket to the Guinness Storehouse. Learn how Guinness is made and get tips on how to pour the perfect pint. After exploring the seven-story visitor experience, continue your Dublin beer adventure with a visit to the Guinness Open Gate Brewery where innovative and experimental beers are made.
Calling all history buffs, the GPO Witness History Visitor Center speaks eloquently of the Easter Rising of Ireland, one of the country’s most significant politico-historical events. Avoid disappointment and book your entrance ticket to the museum in advance in order to learn about the conception and creation of the Irish Republic at the General Post Office in central Dublin.
Fancy a pint? Then set out on a shore excursion to Dublin’s Guinness Storehouse, Ireland’s top visitor attraction. Your pre-booked and pre-paid skip-the-line ticket allows quick entry into the facility, so you don’t have to rush immediately back to your port of call. Once inside, begin your self-guided tour at the bottom of the world’s largest pint glass and work your way up to the Gravity Bar for a complimentary pint of the black stuff. You’ll also learn the story of Guinness’s brewing heritage and its place in Irish history as you go.
Located on the Dublin Quays, the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum offers a stirring look inside Ireland’s 19th-century Great Famine and subsequent emigration. Step back in time on a 50-minute guided tour aboard this replica vessel, learning about the awful conditions passengers endured as they made their way toward America and the lasting effects of this catastrophic period on Ireland. The tour includes a visit below deck and details on the replica’s labor-intensive building process.
Enjoy a star-studded meet and greet at Dublin’s National Wax Museum and come face-to-face with movie stars, politicians and pop icons. Marvel over the lifelike waxworks of Irish writers like James Joyce and Oscar Wilde; pose for photos with Irish icons like U2, Liam Neeson and Ronan Keating; brave a visit to Dracula’s Chamber of Horrors; or make your very own wax hand (extra cost). The fun interactive exhibitions are both educational and entertaining, with the chance to learn about Irish history, discover the human body and even have a go at being a record producer!
Indulge your love of music on a guided tour of the Irish Rock ‘N’ Roll Museum in Dublin. Alongside your guide, you’ll admire memorabilia from musical superstars such as Michael Jackson and U2, while learning about the history of Ireland’s thriving music scene. See photographic exhibitions that include the likes of The Script and Sinead O’Connor before following in the footsteps of an iconic guitarist in the Thin Lizzy Exhibition. On this small-group tour — limited to four people — you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Experience the beauty and history of Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin in your own time by pre-purchasing your entrance ticket. Make your own way to the 1,000-year-old cathedral and explore independently at a time that suits you. Admire the neo-Gothic nave and roam the medieval crypt to see its historical treasures and artefacts, including a mummified cat and rat, and the country’s first copy of Magna Carta.
Ireland is world renowned for a certain beverage—Guinness. Get insider access to what happens behind-the-scenes at the Guinness Storehouse by going on a guided tour. You’ll learn about the ingredients, the brewing process, and taste samples too. By going on a guided tour, you’ll be able to ask questions and learn more along the way. The tour even teaches you a valuable hands-on Guinness life skill—how to pour the perfect pint.
See a whole new Ireland right on Dublin's doorstep. This guide day trip takes you to leafy Wicklow on your way to the enchanting village of Enniskerry, home to Powerscourt Estate and Gardens. Then head to Glendalough with its incredible medieval monastic settlement, founded by St. Kevin in the sixth century. Avail of a free loop of a hop-on hop-off bus tour, Dublin walking tour and an entry to the Little Museum of Dublin on the same day as a part of your day trip.
Spend a delightful day exploring the landscapes of Powerscourt Estate and Gardens, named one of the top 10 gardens in the world by ‘National Geographic Magazine.’ At this historic escape located less than 30 minutes from downtown Dublin, the whole family can roam among Japanese- and Italian-style gardens dotted with ponds and statues. Shop for handmade Irish goods in specialty shops, and treat yourself at the terrace cafe overlooking Ireland’s Sugarloaf Mountain.
Located on the River Dargle, deep in the grounds of the Powerscourt Estate, the Powerscourt Waterfall is Ireland’s highest waterfall, standing at a mighty 398 feet. This powerful waterfall is surrounded by lush forest and plenty of space for picnicking and playing. This ticket deal gets you into this private area with no fuss, so you can take your time enjoying the waterfall without the stress of sticking to a tour company’s rigid itinerary.