Features of the tour
Some of the unique features of our tour
MILITARY STYLE TOUR TRUCKSee the key battle locations
Visit the key locations of the battle as it unfolded in 1916 on a military style tour truck
Dressed in period uniform
Each tour has a dedicated tour guide. The Guides are dressed in uniforms of the period from both sides of the conflict. The guides explain the story of the battle as it unfolds and describes the significance of each location.
from the time
Listen to sounds of the time. Watch Pathe news footage from the period
Get the opportunity to get a photograph with authentic period replica weapons and equipment.
1 HOUR TOUR DURATION
The tour lasts 1 hour approx from start to finish.
TOUR DEPARTS EVERY 2 HOURS
The tour departs every 2 hours from 10am - 4pm. The tour departs from Merrion Square West, opposite the American College near the Oscar Wilde Statue, look out for the "1916 Freedom Tour Stop Sign" near to the Dublin Bus stop on the west side of the park at 10am, 12am, 2pm, and 4pm. Tours are running Wednesday to Sunday but expanding to 7 days very soon.
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Fabulous tour, just the history of it alone, the information is superb, really enjoyed it!
Recommended for Schools
I thought it was great, I would recommend it to school teachers for school tours
Teena Gates: @teenagates
Stories I didn't know
The tour provided an awful lot of information that I didn’t know about, one of my favourite stories was that I didn’t realise there was a ceasefire on Stephen's Green to feed the ducks!