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Croke Park Secondary School Tours



Where the history of our games meets the history of our country.


Croke Park School Tours offer Junior and Leaving Certificate students an engaging educational experience linked to the school curriculum.

Our expert and experienced guides bring the stadium, its stories and the surrounding cityscape to life, offering unique insights on Irish history, culture and sport.


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The Backstage Pass


Inspire your students with our access-all-areas guided stadium tour. Walk in the footsteps of legends and learn about defining moments in Irish history. Visit the team dressing rooms before going pitchside via the players’ tunnel. Includes ‘September Days’ a short film capturing the magic of All-Ireland Final day and exclusive ‘Get in the Zone’ footage from top GAA players.


2 Hours
€9 per student*
+353 1 819 2374
tours@crokepark.ie
*€8 for groups of 40+ students

The High Point


Have a classroom full of thrill-seekers? They’ll love the Croke Park rooftop tour with its unmatched panoramic city views and insights into Dublin’s celebrated landmarks, combined with the thrill of walking 17 storeys high on the roof of one of Europe’s largest stadiums.

Your students will learn about Dublin’s history while getting a truly bird’s-eye view of our capital city.

2 Hours
€15 per student
+353 1 819 2374
tours@crokepark.ie


The Heart & Soul



Immerse your students in the spine-tingling and completely unique story of Gaelic games. Then let them burn up some energy in the Interactive Games Zone. The museum’s collections and interactive exhibits vividly illustrate the story of our national games from ancient times to present day.

Entry to GAA Museum included with all tours


Croke Park on Bloody Sunday - The Curriculum Enhancer


This special tour, combining the highlights of our stadium and rooftop tour, gives Junior and Leaving Certificate students unique perspectives into the events that took place in Dublin and Croke Park on 21st November 1920.


The visit begins in the GAA Museum with the short film ‘National Awakenings’ before going pitchside to recount this significant event during the War of Independence.

The tour includes a visit to the Skyline rooftop walkway which provides students with an understanding of how events unfolded across the city on that day.

This tour can be tailored to the group’s educational requirements and adapted to cover events from 1913-1923.

2 Hours
€15 per student
+353 1 819 2374
tours@crokepark.ie

GAA Museum Library & Archive


For students wishing to undertake further research, the GAA Library & Archive contains a wide range of primary and secondary source material relevant to the history curriculum including:


• GAA minute books and convention reports dating back to the late 19th century

• A number of personal GAA archive collections

• The eyewitness reports from Croke Park for Bloody Sunday

You can search the archive and make an appointment to visit the library on: crokepark.ie/library-and-archive

Enquire Now
+353 1 819 2374
tours@crokepark.ie


Ericsson Skyline & Awesome Walls Comb Tour


Climb to New Heights on your School Tour!


Looking for an action-packed trip for your transition year or secondary school class? Why not spend the day at two of Dublin’s most exhilerating attractions? Ericsson Skyline at Croke Park and Awesome Walls have teamed up to offer a special school tour package where you’ll get three epic experiences at one great price.

Your class will take the Ericsson Skyline tour and visit the GAA Museum before travelling to the Awesome Walls Climbing Centre for a rock climbing session with an experienced instructor.

Book two sites with one phonecall!

€24
+353 1 880 0088
info@awesomewalls.ie


Why Choose Us?

School Tours Made Easy!

✓ Free tea/coffee for teachers
✓ Free Wifi
✓ Free entry to the GAA Museum with all tours
✓ Wheelchair accessible
✓ Gift shop
✓ Irish language tours on request
✓ Interactive Games Zone
✓ Large groups facilitated
✓ One teacher free with every ten students
✓ Free parking

Contact Us Today!


+353 1 819 2374




tours@crokepark.ie