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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.


Great guided tours and trails

Our daily guided tours — 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.

Gift vouchers — a present to remember

gift voucher for one of our Dublin walking tours is a present to Ingenious Dublin walking tour gift voucherremember.  Prices from just €15, we do family tickets too, and the vouchers come with a lovely card.  Give someone one (or more!) tickets and let them choose their tour.  Our vouchers have no expiry date, though our tours are subject to availability.  (Gift vouchers are sent by post.)

Ingenious Dublin — ebook

Ingenious Dublin guidebookWhere in Dublin can you see a Victorian diving bell? What about the site of the world’s first earthquake experiment?  Or the world’s first sports radio broadcast? Discover all this and more in our guide to Dublin’s scientific heritage.

Ingenious Dublin is packed with stories, information, places to visit, and illustrations, for just €4.99. You can read the ebook on any device (smartphone, iPad, PC… ) thanks to Kindle apps.  The first section is FREE, from Amazon UK or Amazon.com.

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 your group or location.

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.


 

 

 

  • About us

    We do geeky Dublin walking tours that are popular with locals and visitors alike. Amaze your friends afterwards with all you've learned!

    As experts in communicating science, we also help scientists to tell their story. Ask us about making an audio guide for your centre, or about our media and communications training.

    More about us, and director Mary Mulvihill.

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  • 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