Maeve Binchy and Irish Writers Walk in Dalkey

Binchy Garden

Meet at Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre. Minimum numbers (6) required. Advance booking essential. 

Email: Tel: 01 2858366

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Co. Co. as part of their Summer of Heritage Programme have included this guided walk to participants free of charge on Thursdays from June 25th –August 27th at 18.15. Must be pre-booked. Email: Tel: 01 2858366

Walk the magical path of Maeve Binchy in the Famous Irish Writers walk. The ‘Walk’ starts in the Writers’ Gallery at Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre.

From Dalkey Castle, amble along the streets, past  Finnegans where Maeve’s  photo hangs over the table she used to sit at. Walkers will enjoy snippets from the work of Maeve Binchy, James Joyce, GB Shaw, Hugh Leonard and Flann O’Brien, just for starters.

The walk will finish in the beautiful Maeve Binchy Memorial Garden in Dalkey Library where a mosaic to Maeve’s memory proudly stands. Here too the Rosa Gordon Snell flowers in season.

The walk lasts just under one hour and is fully microphoned to the lead tour guide for ease of listening.

Fridays at 13.15 (5th June – 4th September) Must be pre-booked. Minimum number 6. Tickets €13.50.

Special Offer: Living History Tour & Guided Walk €21.60.