Asked Questions

How often do you do tours?

We offer tailored tours of Dublin to the interests of each specific group. We can arrange those tours to a time and date that suits you best. Our price will usually depend on the number of attendees. For further details please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

How do I buy tickets?

You can buy tickets online, 24/7 through the Architecture Tours Ireland website. We accept payments by Visa, MasterCard or Laser.

Who guides the tours?

Our enthusiastic guides are architects, architectural graduates and urban specialists who have all attended a guide training course specifically designed for Architecture Tours Ireland.

Do you do tours in the rain?

This is Ireland! All tours are conducted rain or shine. In the rare event of extremely adverse weather (snow or ice) Architecture Tours Ireland will cancel a tour to protect tour participants’ safety.

How strenuous are the tours?

We recommend our tours to those who are comfortable walking and standing for at least two hours. Tour participants are responsible for their own safety. We suggest weather appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes. 

Can I bring my children along?

Except for the Children's Activity Tour, Architecture Tours Ireland tours are not designed for young children. However, a walk around the city is great for children and we leave the final decision up to you.

Can I take photographs on the tour?

All Architecture Tours Ireland tours take place outdoors so you are free to take as many photographs as you wish.

What is your exchange / refund policy?

Should you be unable to attend your tour, you can exchange your tickets up to 48 hours prior to the start of the tour. Email us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for details. Refunds are available only in the event that Architecture Tours Ireland cancels a tour; the full ticket price of your tour will be refunded to you.

Architecture Tours Ireland will endeavour to notify all participants in advance of a cancellation and you will be contacted regarding your refund.

Will I be able to go into the buildings on the tour?

As a walking tour with so much to see, the tours do not generally enter the buildings. However our guides will gladly give information on how to access highlighted buildings.