School Tours

From a voyage of discovery to exhilarating rooftop walks and fun-filled activities, a school tour to Croke Park will be a highlight of the year.

In addition to the range of fantastic attractions here in Croke Park, including the GAA Museum, Etihad Skyline and Stadium Tour – we’ve also teamed up with Viking Splash Tours and Awesome Walls to offer the ultimate school tour packages for school children of all ages and ability.

From educational explorations around the GAA Museum, steeped in Irish culture and sporting heritage, to rooftop walks on the Etihad Skyline and climbing walls, behind-the-scenes Stadium Tours to an exciting sight-seeing trip around Dublin – there really is something for everyone.

Explore the new 2016 packages below.

Climb to New Heights on your School Tour!

Etihad Skyline and Awesome Walls Combo Tour for Secondary Schools

Looking for an action-packed trip for your transition year or secondary school class? Why not spend the day at two of Dublin’s most exciting attractions? Etihad Skyline at Croke Park and Awesome Walls have teamed up to offer a special school tour package for the 2015 / 2016 season.

Your class will take the Etihad Skyline tour and visit the GAA Museum before travelling to the Awesome Walls Climbing Centre for a rock climbing session with an experienced instructor all for just €24 per student.

Your trip will include:

Etihad Skyline and the GAA Museum

  • Enjoy Panoramic views of Dublin from 17 storeys high, on the roof of Croke Park
  • Insights into the city’s celebrated landmarks and unique history with an entertaining tour guide
  • Visit to the GAA Museum and interactives games area
  • Group lunch deals available.

Awesome Walls

  • Ireland’s national centre for indoor rock climbing with experienced instructors
  • One of Europe’s most cutting-edge indoor climbing facilities
  • A rapidly developing sport
  • Exciting finale to your school trip

Book two sites with one phonecall!

Contact Awesome Walls now on 01 880 0088 or email info@awesomewalls.ie .

Group bookings based on a minimum of ten students.
€24 per student for both sites.

Stadium Tour & Viking Splash Tour

School groups can enjoy a Croke Park Stadium Tour & Viking Splash Tour

The GAA Museum and Viking Splash Tours have teamed up once again for the ‘Ultimate School Tour’ special offer. The package includes a guided tour of Croke Park, a visit to the GAA Museum and a Viking Splash Tour from just €17 per child.

The behind-the-scenes tour of Croke Park allows children to walk in the footsteps of their GAA heroes as they visit the dressing rooms, players’ lounge, VIP area and pitch-side in the stadium. A visit to the GAA Museum includes access to the interactive games area where children can practice their football, hurling and camogie skills.

Primary school groups will also enjoy a Viking Splash sightseeing tour of Dublin in a special amphibious vehicle. The Viking Captains will guide the group around Dublin’s top sights including Viking and medieval Dublin, Trinity College, Christchurch Cathedral and Georgian Dublin. The highlight of the tour is when the vehicle splashes into the water at Grand Canal.

 

‘The Ultimate School Tour’ offer is available to schools now.

Schools wishing to make a booking should contact Viking Splash Tours on 01 707 6000 or by email at info@vikingsplash.ie