Irish Identity Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

351200


Categories

First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children should more than 12 years of age

Friendly: Yes.
Must be able to get in and out of the car by yourself. The car is not adapted for wheelchairs.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Explore Irish Ancestry in Dublin with a Private Guide


Discover how being Irish has been shaped by Ireland's history? What does being Irish mean today? Ireland is known for its long history that is complicated and fractured.

In the company of a University certified Genealogist and Family Historian explore the meaning of being Irish today in Dublin and have the opportunity for a face to face consultation on your family ancestry search.

In the streets of Dublin we will encounter the English speakers - the Anglo Irish if you will and also the Gaelic Irish speakers. And in addition to that there is the Scots Irish identity as well.

Discover where these different strands of the modern Ireland come from and how they impact on Irelands huge diaspora worldwide.

Discover the role of literature and music in shaping the Irish identity

Itinerary

This day long tour follows the foot steps of millions of Irish immigrants on their way from Ireland, taking in along the way significant monuments in Dublin and includes a private consultation with a qualified genealogist and expert in Irish Family History.

Highlights include:

The City Hall and Dublin Castle,
The General Post Office,
The Customs House,
The Jeanie Johnson Tall Ship Museum, (replica of an immigrant ship),
The Irish Famine Memorial
Epic Ireland - the new major Diaspora Museum where the story of The Irish people and their immigration worldwide is told.
There you can sit with your guide and discuss your own families story finding out how to access records yourself, or to commission professional research on your family history.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, cruise ship or other location of your choosing in Dublin

End location: I will return you to your hotel, cruise ship or other location of your choosing in Dublin

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

Transport is by air-conditioned Mercedes Limousine.

If you have more then 5 people, I can arrange a larger vehicle for bigger groups, provided enough notice is given. Please contact me for the details.

What’s Included

Other: Airconditioned Mercedes Limousine with a qualified driver guide who is a professional genealogist and family historian

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - Entrance Charges Refreshments and Lunch

What’s Extra

Other: - Entrance Charges for The Jeanie Johnson Tall Ship Museum, and Epic Ireland.

- Refreshments and Lunch.

If you have more then 5 people, I can arrange a larger vehicle for bigger groups, provided enough notice is given. Please contact me for the details.

Restrictions

As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.

Private tour guide John

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