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Homeless Walking Tour of the Liberties

Homeless Walking Tour of the Liberties

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi, My name is Derek and I'm a co-founder of Secret Street Tours. I worked in the homeless services sector for many years before becoming homeless myself. I'm now back on the path to independent living and loving my experience as tour guide. I look forward to welcoming you on my Secret Street Tour, where I'll share with you the history of my local neighbourhood, some key landmarks and hidden…
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About Secret Street Tours

Secret Street Tours is a nonprofit social enterprise that trains those affected by homelessness to become walking tour guides of their neighbourhoods, empowering them with skills and a platform to tell their story. Our tours give a voice to a community that is often talked about rather than listened whilst offering the public an accessible channel to engage with this important social issue.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Secret Street Tours. .

What we’ll do

Let us take you on a journey through time of one of Dublin’s most vibrant and colourful neighbourhoods, the Liberties (where your guide, Derek, has lived all his life). We’ll begin our tour in the Garda Siochana Memorial Gardens (Located just behind Dublin Castle). As you explore the rich history of the area, local folklore and hidden gems, Derek will share with you stories of growing up in the…

What else you should know

Our Secret Street Tour walking tour will last approximately 2hours. The Irish weather can be unpredictable, please dress accordingly.

What to bring

Water
Comfortable walking shoes
Umbrella for rainy days
Waterproof jacket for rainy days

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Where you'll be

We’ll begin our tour in the Garda Siochana Memorial Gardens (Located just behind Dublin Castle). We'll then walk toward St Patrick's church, highlighting some historical buildings that connect with the Homeless Community. After St Patrick's church, we'll stop by a hidden gem, Marsh's Library. We'll then continue to wind through the vibrant streets of the Liberties towards Thomas Street, finishing up by St Patrick's Tower

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 15 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Our Secret Street Tour walking tour will last approximately 2hours. The Irish weather can be unpredictable, please dress accordingly.
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Homeless Walking Tour of the Liberties
26 reviews
£14 per person
26 reviews
£14 per person