Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

dlr Heritage Events

Summer of Heritage 2022

Guided Walks & Tours

Historic Dún Laoghaire

The Metals Walk

Free Guided Walk

The Metals is the historic pathway that linked the quarry in Dalkey to the harbour works in Dún Laoghaire.
Join our Guide and hear the history of the Metals, as you are brought back in time to the construction of the harbour and the birth of the town of Dún Laoghaire.
The tour will take place between Dún Laoghaire and Glasthule.

Dates  Sunday
July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
August 7th, 14th, 21st, 22nd, 28th
Time 2.30pm
Tour Duration 90 minutes
Maximum Capacity 15 people
Meeting Point Victoria Fountain at the bottom of Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire

Public Transport

Dart Station: Dún Laoghaire

Bus Stop No. 2039 - Crofton Road, Railway Station
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Bus Stop No. 2037 - Royal Marine Road, Queen's Road
Routes serving this stop:


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