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dalkey castle

Magical Heritage Evening

Dalkey Castle is Dublin’s only visitor experience offering an exclusive, private heritage evening in a genuine medieval Townhouse Castle. Experienced guides and costumed actors bring Ireland’s history to life in rich and vibrant detail!

Private dining is at any of Dalkey’s gourmet restaurants or the famous gastropub, The Queen’s, next door.

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maeve binchy

The Heart of Dalkey

Enjoy an exclusive immersion in the life and times of world-famous author Maeve Binchy in her adored hometown of Dalkey. This thrilling experience for Binchy fans is curated and hosted by Maeve’s friend, award-winning theatre director, Margaret Dunne.

With our knowledgeable guides, begin in the Writers’ Gallery with a video of Maeve talking about her writing. Follow her footsteps on the Marvellously Maeve Guided Walk full of local knowledge, not in any guidebook.

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discover james joyce’s dalkey

Rejoyce!

Dalkey Castle is delighted to offer an exclusive celebration of James Joyce’s Dalkey, hosted by a renowned local Joycean expert. Ulysses springs vividly to life during this memorable experience, featuring dramatisations and a magical tour of Joyce’s local settings and inspirations.

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Dalkey Heritage - REJOYCE - Luxury Experiences
LUXURY EXPERIENCES - Discover Dalkey's Literary Legends
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Literary Legends

From Beckett to Bono and James Joyce to Maeve Binchy, some of Ireland’s most famous names share a connection to Dalkey. Discover Dalkey’s Literary Legends is a uniquely devised, illuminating experience which features a guided literary walking tour, private dinner, and magical theatrical evening.

Kick off with The Literary Stars walking tour which winds its way through Dalkey’s quirky streets.

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Contact Us

Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre
Castle Street, Dalkey, Co. Dublin,
Ireland, A96 DE61

[email protected]

+353 (0)1 285 8366

What our Visitors say...

  • star rating  We had a fantastic time during the history tour. The actors are so entertaining and passionate about what they do - they made the experience a true pleasure. The history... read more

    avatar thumb justpeachy11
    October 15, 2022

    star rating  Do it! - Alot more entertaining than I expected. The actors were funny while giving an authentic presentation of life in medieval Dalky.

    I1707ERsandrak
    October 9, 2022

    star rating  Dalkey Castle is an interesting place to visit with a permanent local history exhibition and theatre performances and other events throughout the year. ECHOES in October, celebrating local author, the... read more

    Caroline M
    October 2, 2022
  • star rating  Visiting the castle is well worth it. They make the most of the place with actors in costumes telling you about the life in the castle. Also, there's a short... read more

    EtelkaBuday
    September 29, 2022

    star rating  Went on a Saturday and there was about 20 people altogether for the tour. Was brilliant from start to finish, the actors really make the experience.

    whacker01
    September 11, 2022

    star rating  Thought this might be the usual mundane castle tour but we were pleasantly surprised, very informative tour, NOT boring, learnt a lot, and they used actors to portray historical characters... read more

    laura g
    September 11, 2022
  • star rating  The guides were highly knowledgeable and willing to answer all the questions I had. As a historian, that made me happy.
    The actors did a fine job, and used... read more

    Paulkoontz
    September 7, 2022

    star rating  The Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre is amazing. I really enjoyed the living history tour. This makes the guided tour to be much more exciting. It is an unforgettable experience.... read more

    35katalind
    August 22, 2022

    star rating  Really enjoyable tour. The guide was lovely and the actors brought the castle to life at the same time as being very amusing. Very well pitched for... read more

    Pauline S
    August 15, 2022
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