Discover great Irish inventions and ideas that changed the world, with our Dublin science walking tours, talks and books.  We also do science communications coaching,  science editing, and media training, especially for scientists.

Director Mary Mulvihill introduces our Dublin tours

Great guided tours and trails

Look for the guide in the white coat!

Our quirky Ingenious Dublin tours will make you go Wow!  You can also enjoy our Dublin science tours any time, with our ingenious app and audio tours.  Simply download to your phone or player, and you can take a great tour whenever you want! For a family outing, add one of our  science activity trails – they are free to download. Looking for something different for your party, conference or group? We offer private and bespoke tours for groups, and TY school classes.

Tailor-made tours — conferences a speciality

Want to know more about Irish inventions and discoveries?  Ask about our illustrated talks and guided science tours of Dublin. We can customise the stories for you and your group.

Telling your story

Are you preparing for an upcoming talk, or media interview?  Do you want publicity for your work, your business or an event?  We can help you to tell your story,  with communications coaching, training  and advice.   We offer media training workshops, and one-to-one coaching, drawing on over 20 years experience telling complex stories to the general public through a range of media.  Our training events for press releases and media interviews are here.  Contact us to find out how we can help you.   Whatever your need, we can help.

Audio guides

A souvenir audio guide for your gift shop?

We have made audio guides for major heritage attractions and for small local history trails, and have successfully won grants from national heritage agencies. An audio guide is a very cost-effective and convenient way to enhance your visitors experience, providing an expert and lively tour that is easy to maintain.  Contact us to find out more about the benefits and advantages of an audio guide for your site.

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  • Our story

    We want everyone to know about the ingenious Irish ideas and inventions that changed the world, and that there's more to Ireland than writers and Riverdance.

    Join one of our fascinating Dublin walking tours, come to one of our talks, or immerse yourself in one of our books -- you'll discover a whole new world, packed with stories of Ingenious Irish discoveries and inventions. Come and find out for yourself, why we're winning so many plaudits and awards.

    As experts in communicating science, we also help people to tell their own story, with media and communications training.

    More about us, and director Mary Mulvihill.

  • What You’ll Get

    • An expert companion at your shoulder!
    • Easy to download audio tour
    • Informative, entertaining stories
    • Maps, images and information
    example guide printout