Dublin: 1916 Beyond the Barricades Bus Tour
Key Details
90 minutes
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What You'll Do
  • Journey through the events of the Easter Monday Rising of 1916
  • Hear eye-witness testimonies from those involved
  • Watch performances by the award-winning ANU Productions theater company
  • Travel by specially designed tour bus
Learn the story of the 1916 Rising in Dublin on a unique, 90-minute bus tour. Journey through time as you experience a theatrical recreation of the uprising against English rule. Hear how the events escalated and ultimately shaped Ireland.
What to Expect
Travel through time on a unique bus ride through Dublin, and cross the barricades of a historical rebellion that would shape Ireland as a nation.

Learn more about the 1916 Rising from a unique perspective. From the moment you arrive at the 1st stop, find yourself in the middle of the events of Easter Monday 1916, surrounded by gunfire and commotion. Enjoy a thought-provoking and interactive tour of the most prominent scenes and settings, such as City Hall, Dublin Castle, St. Stephen’s Green, Four Courts, North King Street, and the GPO.

Hear real stories of the people behind the 1916 Rising, including the struggles of the female leaders, and the tearful words that the writer and activist Nora Connolly said to her father before his execution.
What's Included
  • An emotive and dramatic theatrical recreation of the 1916 Rising
Meeting Point

Dublin Bus Head Office, 59 Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1. Please remember to bring your printed voucher

Know Before You Go
• This tour is entirely based on historical facts. All characters portrayed and events chronicled are based on real events

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