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Group Tours

Dalkey Castle warmly welcomes group visits. After a revealing introductory video and with all Covid protocols in place, your group will begin their exploration of this ancient, yet ultra-modern site.

Actors from Deilg Inis Living History Theatre Company bring the history to colourful life. Climb to the battlements for magnificent views of sea and mountains. Browse in the Writers’ Gallery where you be enthralled by the forty-five writers and creative artists from Joyce to Bono and Beckett to Maeve Binchy. Our guides delight in taking you through the scaled models and the interactive touchscreens have historical information in twelve languages. The town has lots of cafés and restaurants catering for all tastes.

Group visits must be booked in advance by email to [email protected]. Group sizes largely depend on Covid Regulations in force at the time of the visit.

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Tour Duration

60 Minutes

Age Restriction

5+

Capacity

30 People

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What our Visitors say...

  • star rating  I took my 6th class on the tour of the Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre. From start to finish it was very well organised, I would recommend this trip for... read more

    325aliziag
    April 13, 2022

    star rating  Top class tour. Excellent re-enactors. Well worth the time to enjoy the Castle and ramble the old town.

    Sunshine782182
    April 12, 2022

    star rating  The guides were so informative and really pleasant. The actors were incredibly realistic and funny. I learned so much in an entertaining way. Highly recommend

    jennybelmont
    April 4, 2022
  • star rating  The Castle itself is beautiful and the history behind it very interesting, however what made it special for me and my partner was the people who work there. They organized... read more

    fippolito92
    March 15, 2022

    star rating  Go in there with as little information about what this experience will be like and just be enthralled.

    I don’t want to spoil what you see by telling you.... read more

    neilsM4286MI
    December 13, 2021

    star rating  Wonderful. I went in, thinking it was just a small walk thru museum with a few diagrams you read. It ended up being a guided tour with re-enactors showing what... read more

    artemistheartist
    November 29, 2021
  • star rating  Was really impressed with this tour and would highly recommend it. The tour guides were very knowledgeable and the actors really added to it, bringing history to life and making... read more

    Journey825429
    September 23, 2021

    star rating  Dalkey castle is only a small castle but it was a wonderful visit. The staff are very friendly and host an efficient tour of the castle. One guide speaks giving... read more

    ArnieMawbs
    September 15, 2021

    star rating  This is an excellent piece of history captured in the castle in Dalkey. I believe the staff are mostly if not all volunteers. Excellent.

    StephenCr0ss
    September 5, 2021

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

[email protected]

+353 (0)1 285 8366

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