Join the Dublin Free Tour and get to know the city with the help of local expert guides! Visit highlights such as Temple Bar, Trinity College, Adam and Eve’s Church, and more. You’ll also learn about Dublin’s ancient past and important historical events.
What to Expect
Skip the long line for this popular free tour of Dublin you’ll hear about some of the Emerald Isle's greatest writers, and the dramatic and sometimes tragic events that have shaped Ireland. Over the years Dublin’s main export has been stories, and the Red Badge association guides that lead these tours are known for bringing the past to life through their passionate delivery.
You’ll experience a unique combination of history and entertainment as you see some of the most important sites in Dublin, such as Temple Bar, Trinity College, Dublin Castle, and others.
The superior guides will help you get the most out of your time in this fantastic city, no matter what your budget is. They work on a tips-only basis, so at the end of the tour, if you feel that it was worth paying for, show your appreciation by tipping your guide!
- An entertaining history lesson
- The background necessary to enjoy the rest of your Dublin visit
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
The Free Tour meets daily at the small square next to City Hall on Dame Street. Be sure to look for the guides wearing red T-shirts!
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Know Before You Go
The tour operates in all weather conditions.
Please note that the price of pre-booking this tour online is to cover administrative costs.
This tour doesn't cover any museums or specific sites. The price of the tour does not include entrance into these sites.
This tour is intended for participants who are traveling alone. The tour is operated on a tips-only basis, meaning there is no upfront cost.
Although you don't need to pre-book a spot, it's highly recommended that you do so, since participation is first come, first served. Pre-booking gives you priority over participants without reservations, in the rare case that too many people show up for a tour. If you've pre-booked a spot, please arrive at least 10 minutes before the beginning of the tour, or else you'll lose your priority status.