Dunleary, Salthill, Monkstown - Where it all began

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Dunleary, Salthill, Monkstown - Where it all began

Contact Person

dlr Heritage Events
Administrator

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Time

Thursday, 7PM

Location

Dun Laoghaire

Cost

Free Guided Walk

Event Description

DUNLEARY/ SALTHILL / MONKSTOWN - WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

Free Guided Walk 8 July - 26 August, Thursday 7pm

This short walk will visit the reputed location of the original Dún, cross the old Dunleary Bay, visit the location of the first railway terminus in Ireland, and talk about piers, railways, roads, buildings, factories and a gasworks which reveal a rich history with impact far beyond the local area.

The talk will cover the site of a Martello Tower demolished in 1835, and a preserved Martello Tower (Seapoint).

Meet at King Laoghaire monument at entrance to Coal Harbour Car Park Thursday 7pm.

This is an outdoor event.

Tour Duration: 75 minutes Not wheelchair accessible. Max Capacity: 8 people

PREBOOKING REQUIRED Booking essential via the following link: https://webcloudone.com/dlrheritageevents

Due to COVID-19 tour numbers have been reduced.

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