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Dublin Virtual Tour 

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On The Tour

  • Dublin Castle - Originally the site of a Viking fortress and later the centre of English power in Ireland for over 700 Years.

  • Dubh Linn Gardens - This is where Dublin gets its name from and is where you will get a crash course in the Irish Language.

  • Christchurch Cathedral - The oldest Cathedral in Dublin and home to some of the weirdest stories of Dublin's past, including the robbery of St. Laurence O'Toole's heart.

  • Fishamble Street - Dublin's oldest street and the site from which Handel performed the Messiah for the very first time.

  • Temple Bar District - Temple Bar is Dublin's cultural quarter and home to some of the city's busiest pubs.

  • Ha' Penny Bridge - A classic example of Dublin nicknames. Learn about Dublins famous street characters like - The Hairy Lemon, Bang Bang and The Man on the Bridge.

  • O'Connell Bridge - Every tour guides favourite story - The Story of Father Pat Noise.

  • GPO - The General Post Office is where Ireland was declared a Republic just over 100 years ago in 1916.

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Location

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Viking & Medieval Dublin

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Dublin Castle

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The Throne Room

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The Chapel Royal & Records Tower

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Dubh Linn Gardens

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Cúpla Focail

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Irish Placenames

Irish

  1. Baile - (Baile Átha Cliath)

  2. Átha - (Áth Luain)

  3. Cill/Coill - (Cill Ceannaigh)

  4. Dún - (Dún na nGall)

  5. Inis

  6. Dubh

English

  1. Town/City

  2. Ford

  3. Church / Wooded Area

  4. Hill Fort

  5. Island

  6. Black

Anglicisation

  1. Bally / Ballin / Bal - (Ballyfermot)

  2. Ath - (Athlone)

  3. Kil/Kill - (Kilkenny)

  4. Dun - (Dundrum)

  5. Ennis - (Ennis)

  6. Dub - (Dublin)

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Question Time?

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Ship Street Gate & Women of the Revolution

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Christchurch Cathedral