Yellow Umbrella - Macabre Dublin Tour

The Macabre Dublin Tour offers a chilling exploration of Dublin's dark and mysterious side. Led by knowledgeable guides, participants venture through the city's streets to uncover macabre tales, haunted history, and spine-tingling mysteries.

What can I expect
  • Meet at Spire
  • Ramble through some lesser-known areas of Dublin
  • Discover the more gruesome parts of the city
  • Look out for the Yellow Umbrella!

Yellow Umbrella - Macabre Dublin Tour

The tour, characterised by an ominous yellow umbrella, introduces participants to sinister stories, ghostly legends, and notorious characters associated with Dublin's haunted past.

Hear the story about the Death of Cuchulainn - the mighty warrior who had his eyes pecked out by the raven on his shoulder.

Learn about the thriving 19th- century business of grave robbing beside the city mortuary.


Discover the stories of:

  • Mummified corpses
  • Legless serial killers
  • Man-eating rats


To finish off the tour, beside the cathedral, you will hear of Dublin's most famous brothel keeper and how she was burned at the stake!


Where you will go:

  • General Post Office
  • Wolfe Tone Square
  • St. Michan's Church
  • St. Audeon's Church
  • Christchurch Cathedral
  • Fishamble Street


Image of church

Tour duration - 2 Hours


Meeting point - The Spire, O'Connell Street


Language - English

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