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
Depending on interests we can vis some the following-
National museum of history,
Natural history museum,
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.
This is a walking tour.
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euros - Just enough for coffee, water etc.
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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.