Temple Bar Area Walking Tour, Dublin

Temple Bar Area Walking Tour (Self Guided), Dublin

Situated on the south bank of the River Liffey in central Dublin is Temple Bar, one of the oldest parts of the city. This attractive area of narrow cobbled streets and old brick houses is known for its bohemian vibe and friendly atmosphere. This is a place where you can experience the delights of Irish culture.

Since medieval times, Temple Bar has always been a key focal point of the city, and today it attracts large crowds to its art galleries, studios, theaters and other performance venues. Among the cultural institutions to put on your to-do list are the Irish Photography Center, Temple Bar Gallery and Studio and the Project Arts Center. Here you can watch dance, theater and musical performances.

The area has also become something of a top nighttime destination. Not only for the performance spaces, but also for the many restaurants serving traditional and ethnic cuisines. There are also pubs and other nightlife venues, the most famous being the Temple Bar Pub. This popular watering hole has been serving thirsty customers for more than 160 years and gave the area its name. There is also great live music at the venue which has been recognized by being the winner of the Irish Music Pub of the Year for 2002 to 2012.
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Temple Bar Area Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Temple Bar Area Walking Tour
Guide Location: Ireland » Dublin
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 2.2 Km or 1.4 Miles
Author: emily
Dame Street, Fountain

1) Dame Street, Fountain

Parliament Street, Dublin City Hall

4) Parliament Street, Dublin City Hall

Essex Street, Farrington's

7) Essex Street, Farrington's

Irish Music Wall of Fame

9) Irish Music Wall of Fame

Temple Bar

10) Temple Bar

Temple Bar, Quays Pub

11) Temple Bar, Quays Pub

Temple Bar Square

12) Temple Bar Square

Oliver Street, John Gogarty Pub

14) Oliver Street, John Gogarty Pub

Fleet Street, Hard Rock Cafe

15) Fleet Street, Hard Rock Cafe

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