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Hidden Dublin

Schools & Youth Groups

Are you looking for a fun and informative tour for your school trip this year or perhaps for Transition Year students? Step on board and step back in time on one of our exciting customised double decker historical bus tours. Hidden Dublin Walks and Tours offer two tours which link various elements of both primary and secondary curricula. Personal stories and testimonials are at the core of our tours. See how life truly was during Easter Week 1916 and the devastation to the Irish population during An Ghorta Mor.

1916 Ride The Revolution -Rise of the Rebels

Go back in time and truly understand the extent of the 1916 uprising Easter week in Dublin on board our bus fitted out as an undersiege base of revolutionary action. Hear the testimonials of the battle survivors guided by our actors dressed as revolutionaries. Visit key battle locations -Dublin Castle, GPO , Richmond Barracks, The Four Courts-hear the gunshots, words of the dying and immerse yourself in this defining moment in Irish history. This tour is essential in helping students visualise what is presented in core curriculum material.

Fleeing the Famine- The Perseverance

Hop on board our converted bus decked out as a coffin ship - This tour is named after one of the first ships to set sail to USA filled with passengers fleeing to escape the misery on Irish soil.This 1hour and 45 minute tour will explain the history of how the famine period came about and follows in the footsteps of those who fought to survive a ravaged country. This tour is a must see tour for all interested in understanding how the Irish people truly are survivors and have spread across the world from as far as Australia to Argentina .

Why choose Hidden Dublin Walks & Tours

  • Established 2009
  • Fun , entertaining and informative
  • Actor guides bring history to life -theatrical performance
  • Customised buses - museum like interior -step back in time
  • Weather independent
  • Secure and safe - garda vetted team
  • Flexible - private bookings available -choose a time and date to suit you
  • Educational tour -take the students out of the classrooms and experience how life was
  • Dedicated group bookings manager to assist you

School & youth groups can book in with a 50% deposit. We know that it’s difficult to know exact numbers for these large groups so we make an exception and the balance can be paid one week before tour date.

tel: 085 1023646 / 085 2088117