Living History Tour
More exciting than your average museum experience!
This Must-See Tourist Attraction in Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland should be top on your list of Things to Do in Dublin, once you’ve covered off the City sights. Ideal as a day trip from Dublin City Centre, history is really brought to life for you by Costumed Actors on the Immersive Medieval Living History Tour. Discover for yourself the history of this Rare, 14th Century Medieval Castle in this famous, scenic, heritage town.
Explore the atmospheric 10th Century Graveyard site which together with the Castle near Dublin make up a Recorded Irish National Monument & Landmark. This Interactive Guided Tour is a wonderful activity, full of family-friendly fun.
Tour from Dublin to marvel at the Medieval traits of the Iconic Fortified Townhouse Castle such as the Murder Hole, Stocks and the Battlements. Encounter Vikings, watch the Archer demonstrate his Longbow prowess (maybe even try it for yourself), as you gaze out at the stunning scenic views of the coastline & mountainous backdrop of Killiney Hill. Be amazed at all the expressions from Archery still in use today.
Cook shares medieval recipes. Bet you don’t know the myriad of uses of the ancient goose, especially the paring of the quill for Calligraphy writing? The Barber Surgeon, after his blood lettings and cures, uses the quill to write out his potions. You may even mint your own Viking coin as a souvenir.
This guided tour may be combined with other options, such as our guided walks of the historic, heritage town of Dalkey. Choose to enquire about our luxury experiences for those looking for something more exclusive.
Alternatively, why not combine this day tour from Dublin’s bustling centre, with a visit to some of the other well-known local attractions.