The charming town of Dalkey, with its medieval streetscape is ideally situated on the southern end of Dublin Bay, half an hour's drive from the city centre and on the DART line. The award winning Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre includes a 14th Century fortified Town House, a 10th Century Church & Graveyard, a heritage museum and a vibrant Writers/Art Gallery. Deilg Inis Living History Theatre Co provides a Living History Live Performance as part of the Guided Tour all year round.
The Tudors Are Back!
They are alive and well and living at Dalkey Castle. See the Dalkey Tudors as they go about their daily lives while under the shadow of the world's most notorious monarch. There is a Live Performance every half hour daily (except Tuesdays). Larger groups can book for one hour.
Great Family Fun Day Out!
Please note: numbers on each tour are limited. Please check availability before arrival as tours can be fully booked in advance by group bookings.
Guided Historical Walks
Guided Historical Walks leave from Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre June 1st -August 31st on Monday, Wednesday & Fridays at 11.00. Advance booking necessary.
Guided Literary Walks to settings in the work of James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, Flann O'Brien and Hugh Leonard can also be arranged (minimum number required).
May 1st - August 31st: 10.00 - 18.00 everyday; Closed Tuesdays.
September 1st - April 30th: Weekdays 9.30 - 17.00; Weekends/Public Holidays 11.00 - 17.00; Closed Tuesdays.
€6 Adult, €5 Concession, €4 Child, €16 Family (2 Adults + 2 Children u12).
Living History performance included in Admission price. Group booking is necessary.
Attractions in (or near) Dalkey include:
Angling, Cycling, Light Entertainment, Golf, Touring and Walking.
Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre
Tel: +353 (0)1 2858366
Fax: +353 (0)1 2843141
Go To Google Maps: Map Of Dalkey