Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland, is one of the oldest cities in Europe and the most famous city in the country which is well worth thoroughly exploring. Castleforbes College organizes a series of guided tours available to all students, so that they can fully immerse themselves in the Irish culture and appreciate the beauties of Dublin.
It is the number one touristic attraction in Dublin. The classic "must see" visit, which takes place in the heart of GUINNESS® brewery at St James 's Gate.
Housed in an old Fermentation Plant of seven floors, the tour tells the process of realization of GUINNESS® beer, over time become a world famous brand.
The tour ends at Gravity® bar where guests will receive a free pint of GUINNESS® and will enjoy the spectacular view of the city of Dublin.
Groups of students under 18 years old are not allowed to drink alcohol.
More information at the following link: Guiness Storehouse
National Museum of Ireland
The national repository for all archaeological objects found in Ireland and home to over two million artifacts.
Galleries of animals from Ireland and overseas, also geological exhibits from a total collection of about 2 million scientific specimens.
The ground floor is dedicated to Irish animals, featuring giant deer skeletons and a variety of mammals, birds and fish The upper floors of the building were laid out in the 19th Century in a scientific arrangement showing animals by taxonomic group. This scheme demonstrated the diversity of animal life in an evolutionary sequence.
More information at the following link: Museum.ie