Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

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Summer of Heritage

Guided Walks & Tours

Historic Dún Laoghaire

Historic Dún Laoghaire

Free Guided Walk

In 1920, Kingstown Urban Council voted to adopt Dún Laoghaire as the official name for the town, harbour and local authority. This walk will explore the rich history of our maritime county capital, its innovative infrastructure, Victorian heritage, and seafront memorials. Let us guide you through the centuries and discover the fascinating tales, events and colourful individuals that shaped Dún Laoghaire.

Dates  Tuesdays
July 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
Time 7pm
Tour Duration 90 mins (max)
Maximum Capacity 8 people
Meeting Point Queen Victoria Fountain, Queens Road, Dún Laoghaire

Public Transport

Dart Station: Dún Laoghaire

Bus Stop No. 2039 - Crofton Road, Railway Station
Routes serving this stop:

Bus Stop No. 2037 Royal Marine Road, Queen's Road
Routes serving this stop:

Face Mask Advisable

Please use this form to book your guided walk, booking dates will be released in two week stages.
Each attendee must book individually.

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COVID-19 Questionnaire

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect attendees and staff please complete this questionnaire.
You will be asked to confirm that the answers given are still correct at the start of the walk.

1. In the last 2 weeks, have you been in close contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19?

2. Are you suffering any symptoms of cold or flu?

3. Are you experiencing any difficulty in breathing and / or shortness of breath?

4. Are you suffering from a sore throat, headache, blocked or runny nose?

5. Are you experiencing any fever-like / high temperature symptoms?

6. Are you experiencing a loss of smell / taste?