With the right storyteller by your side, Dublin's Glasnevin Cemetery becomes a window into the famous figures and events of Ireland's past.

• Cemetery walking tours depart daily at 11:30 and 14:30.

• Visit the grave sites of famous Irish men and women.

• Hear incredible stories from Ireland's past throughout.

• Receive a voucher for the Genealogy Research Centre.


About The Glasnevin Cemetery Walking Tour:

Journey back in time to Victorian Dublin on this 1.5-hour walking tour of the Glasnevin Cemetery, winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014. Listen as your guide recounts the fascinating life stories of the people who have shaped Ireland we know it today, from authors and politicians to thieves and rebels. In all, some 1.5 million people lay buried at Glasnevin.

At the end of the guided tour be sure to explore the cemetery museum (fee included) independently, and discover more about the lives of the cemetery’s most important residents. Tours operate each day at 11:30 and 14:30, with additional times put in place during the summer months (June - September). Also during the summer months each 14:30 tour will include a re-enactment of Pádraig Pearse’s famous oration by the grave of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa on August 1st 1915.

Additional benefits included with all standard guided tours are: a complimentary voucher for the Glasnevin Cemetery Genealogy Research Centre and a 10% discount in the Tower Café.

today Season:

  • All Year Round, Daily | Except Dec 25-26 and Jan 1.

headset Commentary:

  • Live English-language by expert guide.

schedule Departure Times:

  • 11:30 (arrive for 11:15).
  • 14:30 (arrive for 14:15).

place Departure Point:

  • Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, Finglas Rd, Northside, Glasnevin, Co. Dublin, D11 H2TH.

hourglass_empty Duration:

  • Approx. 1 Hours 30 Minutes.

cancel Exclusions:

  • Transportation to and from departure point.
  • O'Connell Tower Entry.

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Important Information & Usage instructions

Once you've completed your purchase an electronic voucher will be sent immediately via email. Present this to the tour guide at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum (Finglas Rd, Northside, Glasnevin, Co. Dublin, D11 H2TH).

You can either print the voucher out or show it on a mobile device. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the indicated tour departure time. Should it be required, your booking confirmation voucher will contain the tour operator's main contact number.


• Full refunds can be provided for cancellation requests notified at least 24 hours in advance of the activity start time.

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