Ennis Walking Tours, Ennis

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Now in its 12th successful year of business Ennis Walking Tours is an exciting tourism initiative which runs lively and entertaining guided walking tours through the winding streets of the medieval town of Ennis in Co Clare.

History and Legends Tour

Jane,the experienced local guide leads you through the atmospheric winding streets and “bow-ways” of the town, while revealing the intriguing characters and stories that shaped its history. Hear about the mythology and legends of the town – from banshees to Biddy Early (the magical lady of Clare who was tried for witchcraft in Ennis). Hear tales of murders and hangings, famine and poverty, rebellions and riots and discover how the most powerful men from Irelands past – amongst them Daniel O’Connell, Eamon de Valera and Charles Stewart Parnell were closely linked to the town.

Show-up tours available and private tours available year round.
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  • Did the walking tour with Jane OBrien today.Started just outside town Museum, at 11.00. Very informative, we meandered the town for an hour.The quide explained history simply and effectively using a l...  more »
  • The Ennis Walking Tour is a great introduction to the history of Ennis - I had no idea it was such an interesting town. It took just over an hour and I recommend it highly for both Irish and overseas ...  more »
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