Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

dlr Heritage Events

Summer of Heritage 2022

Guided Walks & Tours

Historic Dún Laoghaire

Seapoint Martello Tower Tour

Free Guided Tour

The Martello Tower at Seapoint was one of a series of towers and batteries built between Bray and Balbriggan in 1804 – 1805 to repel a threatened French invasion.
A unique story told in a unique location.

This is an indoor and outdoor event.
Please note that caution is needed at the steps of the Tower and it is not suitable for anyone unsure on their feet.
Suitable footwear is essential and bare feet are not allowed.
Children MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Dates  Wednesday
July 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
August 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
Time 1pm to 5pm (last tour 4pm)
Tour Duration  45 minutes
Maximum Capacity 10 people
Not wheelchair accessible.
Access to roof is very restricted.
Meeting Point at the entrace to the Martello Tower

Public Transport

Dart Station: Seapoint or Salthill & Monkstown

Bus Stop No. 3038 - Monkstown Rd, Belgrave Square
Road Routes serving this stop:


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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