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1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour

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1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour
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Travel back in time on our unique 1916 Rise of the Rebels bus fitted out as an under siege base of revolutionary action. Two professional actors will take you on a tour through the landmark locations in Ireland’s rise for independence in Easter week...more
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Fox House 37 College Green | Extreme Ireland College Green Tourist Office, Dublin, Ireland
+353 85 102 3646
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got the bus trip as a present and was delighted. Both actors were phenomenal, informative and good craic too. Well worth a trip!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Excellent tour. The actors really brought the history of 1916 to life. The 2 hours flew past, full of great information and you felt that you were almost there during the events.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This tour was brilliant, very imformative and fun. Learned a lot and really enjoyed it. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zefblime
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This was an awesome tour. The actors worked seamlessly together as the delivered the history of the 1916 uprising. These 2 hours will take you back to the GPO where you can almost hear the bullets ricocheting off the pillars in front. Don’t leave Dublin...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This 2 hour tour was fantastic from start to finish. The 2 actors were so enthusiastic, helpful and informative...how did they remember all their lines! A great history of the 1916 Rising, really making us feel we were part of this Revolution and therefore it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brenda T
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for the review

Reviewed 28 July 2018

A fantastic trip. I would highly recommend this for anyone interested in Irish history. The tour guides were brilliant, friendly and very passionate about guiding everyone throughout 1916 history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tomaholic1975
hiddendublinwalks, Public Relations Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Thank you to all involved in this amazing, emotional experience reliving the Easter Rising 1916. The superb actors gave it their all, resulting in a memorable afternoon. Fulfilled all expectations and more.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lesley M
hiddendublinwalks, Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you Lesley for your comment!

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We did the bus tour Sunday June 24th,I must say it did not disappoint.Highly informative and the delivery from the two actors was excellent.A really good way of learning our Irish history,would highly recommend to all wanting to learn.I also liked that we were able...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jodie B
hiddendublinwalks, Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience Jodie!

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Had such an amazing time bringing history to a fun but i also learnt alot. The history was really intresting but what makes it intresting is the guides and there passion for the subject and would definitely recommend it as i would do it again

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Eugene8829
hiddendublinwalks, Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you Matthew for your comment!

Reviewed 23 April 2018

The bus looked so intriguing from the outside, it was like walking onto a movable film set.. And indeed once the tour got going it was very interesting and very well acted out by the rebel actors. But not what I had expected. It was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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hiddendublinwalks, Front Office Manager at 1916 Rise of the Rebels Bus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Hi Thanks for your feedback - glad you enjoyed the tour for the most part!

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2 April 2018|
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Response from Noel M | Reviewed this property |
No the tour is only on at the weekends
27 December 2017|
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Response from TandAreview | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for asking. It is not suitable for under 8s. Topics covered are too complex and upsetting and it is a long performance which an 8 year old will be unable to sit through. Having said that, it is brilliant and if you... More
Joyce F
8 May 2017|
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Response from hiddendublinwalks | Property representative |
Hi there - I sent you a full reply - you can indeed book on the day from the tour departure point : Extreme Ireland Tourism Office, 37 College Green Dublin 2 Ireland Mobile: +353 86 3169788 Landline: +353 1 4100700 Best... More