This newly researched guided walk for ECHOES 2021 is full of Maeve’s stories, anecdotes and her Dalkey connections. 

Walk starts at Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre at 11.00am on Sunday 3rd October. Duration approx. one hour.

Tickets €13.95 (Plus Booking Fees).



Guided Historical Walk

Breathe the fresh sea air on a guided historical walk around the picturesque coastal village of Dalkey to Coliemore Harbour. Learn about the Viking slave trade, how Dalkey got its name and why large ships anchored in Dalkey. Marvel at the origins of daylight robbery’, how retired tram horses were duped, and a young woman led the Dalkey Gold Rush. Dalkey is famously home to a host of celebrities. See where Hollywood A lister Matt Damon bought his groceries and where Bono brought Michelle Obama on the famous Obama trip to Ireland. Mon. – Fri. at 12.00. (excluding Tues.) Must be pre-booked. Minimum Number of 6 required. Tickets €13.95 per person. BOOK HERE

Guided Literary Tours Dalkey

Guided Joycean Literary Walk

There are surprising Dalkey connections with Joyce which will be uncovered in the guided Joycean Walk, led by an expert Joycean Guide on June 16th at 15.30 annually. Must be pre-booked.

Contact Dalkey Castle for more information on Guided Walks