International & Language Schools

Learn about history, discover art and architecture and find out more about religious life in Ireland throughout the centuries.

Irish Primary and Second-level Schools

Self-guided tour: Free admission but pre-booking is required.
Guided tour: €4.50 Pre-booking and pre-payment required

Price includes 1 teacher free per 10 students.

International and Language Schools

Self-guided tour: €6.00 Pre-booking and pre-payment required
Guided tour: €10.50 Pre-booking and pre-payment required

Price includes 1 teacher free per 10 students.

  • See the foundations of the original Viking church built on a hill above Wood Quay
  • Visit Strongbow’s tomb and discover why he has a hole in the top of his head
  • Be amazed by the ‘Leaning Wall of Dublin’ and hear the story of how the Cathedral roof fell in
  • See the famous mummified ‘Cat and Rat’
  • Spot all the different animals in our beautiful floor tiles and see a medieval bird’s claw-print
  • Visit our atmospheric Crypt, the largest in Ireland and full of amazing stories. But don’t get stuck in the stocks while you’re down there!

Tickets

Self-Guided Tour + Audio Guide (group 10+)
€8.00 per student. Pre-booking and pre-payment required.

Guided Tour (group 15+)
€10.50 per student. Pre-booking and pre-payment required.

Price includes 1 teacher free per 10 students.

Irish Primary and Second-level Schools

Self-guided tour: Free admission but pre-booking is required.
Guided tour: €4.50 Pre-booking and pre-payment required

Price includes 1 teacher free per 10 students.

International and Language Schools

Self-guided tour: €6.00 Pre-booking and pre-payment required
Guided tour: €10.50 Pre-booking and pre-payment required

Price includes 1 teacher free per 10 students.

International & Language schools can choose from the following options, all of which must be booked ahead:

SELF-GUIDED TOUR 
(includes audio guide)
Students can avail of our audio guide and explore the cathedral from three different perspectives: ‘Power and Politics’, ‘Christ Church and the City’ or ‘Music and Spirituality’. Audio guides are available in English, French, German, Spanish or Italian. Visitor information leaflets are also available.

*GUIDED TOUR
A tour of Christ Church Cathedral will greatly enhance students’ understanding of Irish history, culture and religion throughout the centuries. 

For more information, or to book a visit for your International & Language school students, please contact Sophie on 01 677 8099 or email her at ei.hcruhctsirhc@hguog.eihpos.

*We regret that guided tours are not currently available.