Dublin's Museums and Art Galleries tour.

Tour Number

Activity Level

542729


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for older children.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

A superb selection of artifacts waiting for you to discover with your local private guide


Dublin offers a large range of Museums and Galleries housing ancient artifacts to modern artworks.

This tour is designed to show you the highlights of each collection in a time efficient manner.

From bronze age gold to the superb Ardagh chalice, learn of the ritual sacrifices with bog bodies and why boglands were considered sacred places.

Explore the city's Viking and Norman past, viewing their weapons and domestic possessions.

See the National Gallery and it's collection of Irish and European paintings including the 'missing Caravaggio'.

Visit the Chester Beatty library, voted European Museum of the year 2002 and marvel at the huge collection of manuscripts and religious icons.

There are Museums covering ancient Ireland, decorative arts, military history, Easter rebellion. Galleries include modern art, impressionist art, modern European paintings, the choice is endless.

A combination of Museums and Galleries can be explored depending on interests. Most are free entry but closed on
Mondays.

Itinerary

Depending on interests we can vis some the following-

National museum of history,
Natural history museum,
National gallery,
National library,
Museum of decorative arts/military history,
Hugh Lane gallery (modern art),
Museum of modern art,
Chester Beatty library.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Trinity College front gate, close to the statue of Burke. Address: College Green, Dublin city centre.

Duration: 3 hours

Tours usually start at 10am and 2pm but these times can be changed to suit.

Transportation

This is a walking tour.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: Guiding services, admissions are free of charge.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - Just enough for coffee, water etc.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver but can accompany you in a car or coach if required.

Certain attractions like Dublin Castle, Kilmainham Goal have their own in-house guides, so I do not guide there but can accompany you.

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    234 USD PER TOUR(for up to 8 people) (duration: 3 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    542729


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for older children.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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