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Churches & Cathedrals of Dublin

11 Nov — 16 Nov 2019 | Tour Director: John Redmill

ACE Aquileia tour: Basilica of Aquileia

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Tour Director

Andrew Wilson portrait

John Redmill,

DipArch, FRIAI

architect and Honorary Vice President of the Irish Georgian Society

full biography and other tours

Itinerary

Day

1

Depart London Heathrow 0950 on Aer Lingus, arriving Dublin 1115. Via 12th century St Doulagh’s Church, Balgriffin, to Jurys Inn Christchurch Dublin Hotel for five nights. Afternoon: Christ Church Cathedral followed by St Audoen’s Churches. Evening introductory lecture.

Day

2

Visits focusing on the 18th century including St Werburgh’s Church; St Michan’s Church, Church Street (organ used by Handel); visit and lunch at The Church, Mary Street (formerly St Mary’s Church); Chapel of the Rotunda, Maternity Hospital; Pro-Cathedral; Trinity College Chapel and Chapel Royal at Dublin Castle. Evening guest lecture: The Church followed by free evening.

Day

3

Visits focusing on the 19th century: St Teresa’s Church; Carmelite Church; Newman University Church; St Patrick’s Cathedral (considerably restored during the 1860s) and St Nicholas of Myra.

Day

4

Further visits focusing on the 19th century: St Andrew’s Church followed by St Bartholomew Church; Monkstown Church and visit to Dun Laoghaire for lunch and optional visit to National Maritime Museum of Ireland (housed in former Mariner’s Church). Free evening.

Day

5

Visits focusing on the 20th century: St Mary’s Church and Capuchin Friary, Church Street; St Michan’s Church, Halston Street; St Saviour’s Church and Abbey Presbyterian Church. Afternoon excursion to Glasnevin Cemetery (chapels and mausoleums of noteworthy individuals).

Day

6

Morning: St Peter’s, Phibsborough; Corpus Christi, Drumcondra; Ardilaun Church, Rahney. Continue to Dublin Airport for 1530 departure, arriving Heathrow 1655.

Tour Dates

11 Nov — 16 Nov 2019

Days

6

Cost

£1875

Tour Code

CCDU-19

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FITNESS REQUIREMENTS:

Please be aware that this tour involves a significant amount of walking, and many of our visits will be made on foot and some by public transport. Participants will require a good level of fitness.

Cost of £1875 includes: return airfare, accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, breakfast, three lunches, three dinners with wine, water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities.

Not included: travel insurance, double room for single use supplement £375.

Flight reduction: £130

 
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