Heritage Week 15th – 23rd August 2020

Living History Tours at Dalkey Castle

Monday 17th August 2020 at 10.00am & Thursday 20th August at 10.00am

This is a fully guided visit of Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre and St Begnet’s Church & Graveyard. Our knowledgeable Guides and costumed actors bring history to colourful life as part of the guided tour.

On site, there is a Medieval Fortified Townhouse/Castle, an Early Christian Church & Graveyard and multi-lingual Heritage Centre with historical information in 12 languages.

The Writers’ Gallery features many of the internationally renowned writers and creative artists from Joyce to Bono and Beckett to Maeve Binchy.

Booking required. Email info@dalkeycastle.com or Tel: 01 285 8366

Maeve Binchy and Irish Writers Guided Walk

Guided Walk in Dalkey. This highly popular walk will be offered as part of Heritage Week on Thursday 20th August from Dalkey Castle at 6.15pm. It lasts one hour. Admission is free but must be pre-booked.  

Coin Minting demonstrations

Coin Minting demonstrations – Learn how to make money! Mint you own coins!

The Coin MinterUse your freshly minted Viking coin to get a €1 reduction per person on the same day for the Living History Tour. Sitric the Coin Minter shows how to mint Viking currency! Coin Minting demonstrations will take place on both Sundays in Heritage Week 16th & 23rd August from 1.30 -3.30pm outside Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre.

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All of the above events are free admission for Heritage Week but must be pre-booked by telephone 01 2858366 or email to info@dalkeycastle.com