Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

dlr Heritage Events

Summer of Heritage

Guided Walks & Tours

Historic Dún Laoghaire

Historic Shankill

Free Guided Walk

The present village of Shankill is not actually in Shankill, but in Shanganagh. How did this happen and where was the original medieval village of Shankill? This walk helps to answer these questions, as well as examining the ancient village of Shanganagh and its mill and the planned village of Tillystown, as well as the castles, railways, big houses and roads of the Shankill area.

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 at Shankill DART Station

Public Transport

Dart Station: Shankill

Bus Stop No. 3544 - Beechfield Mnr, Shanganagh
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?