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Free Dublin Music Tour

Your Guru: Generation Tours
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4.6
15 ratings
  • Dublin
  • Available in English
  • 1h and 45min

About the Guru

The longest running Irish owned Free Tour provider in Dublin, providing unbeatable free walking tours of the city since 2011.

The longest running Irish owned Free Tour provider in Dublin, providing unbeatable free walking tours of the city since 2011.

About the Tour

Join a bona fide local musician and balladeer to explore Dublin's and Ireland's phenomenal musical heritage through the sites, sights, sounds, songs, and stories of this most musical city.

From a world-renowned musical tradition to some of the biggest acts on the planet - Ireland punches above its weight when it comes to music. This free tour takes you to the heart of Irish music, both ancient and contemporary, revealing its vital role in creating national identity, how it reflected the happenings of the times, and spurred on a cultural reawakening.

You'll even learn a song or two and can sing along if you like from your singing, playing, performing professional musical tour guide.

This activity includes:

  • Intro to Irish music
  • Traditional Irish Music
  • Rock 'n' Roll & Contemporary Irish music
  • A Cultural reawakening
  • U2, Thin Lizzy, The Pogues, Sinead O' Connor, and many more
  • The Dubliners
  • Luke Kelly Statue
  • Phil Lynott Statue
  • Temple Bar Wall of Fame
  • Rory Gallagher Corner
  • Hear live Songs & Tunes
  • Local Musician as Tour Guide
  • Learn Irish folk songs
  • Insight to the present day Irish music & folk revival
  • ...and so much more!


Please note, this tour is intended for individuals and small groups. If you are a group of 6 or more, please contact us at dublin(at)generationtours(dot)com before making a booking. Failure to do so may result in cancellation of your booking or rejecting your participation on arrival. Please respect this policy to avoid disappointment. Thank you. 

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Your guide will meet you in front of The Old Storehouse bar, 3 Crown Alley, Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are accepted. The maximum number of attendees per booking is 10 people.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (15)

4.6
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Professionalism
4.62
Fun
4.62
Expression
4.69
Quality
4.62
Route
4.46
Luca
21 Jul 2022 Arlington
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Travelled alone - Jul 2022

Cornelia
07 Jul 2022 Essen
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Travelled in group - Jun 2022

Ricardo
30 Jun 2022 Burgos
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Travelled alone - Jun 2022

Michele
30 Jun 2022 Imola
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Travelled in couple - May 2022

Paul
21 May 2022 La Veta
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Travelled in couple - May 2022

No guide ever showed up. Complete waste of time.

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!