Old Town Dublin: Famous Pubs

Created by
Ciara O’Siorain
Play a city exploration game in Dublin City Centre to learn about the history of the city (and where to find the best pint of guinness!). While you solve challenges, you will see Dublin’s oldest pub and learn its role in the Irish Rebellions, the pub named after a female serial-killing brothel-owner, and where Irish writer, W. B. Yeats, would go for a quiet drink. 

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Places you will visit


It will take you

131-161 mins

You will walk

5910 steps

Total distance

4.5 km


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Game route


Know before you go

    Quest available in English

    This quest has 12 challenges

    Best during the day


    Best for couples

    Recommended activity for families


You are William, a young man who has come to Dublin to discover more about his mother’s mysterious Irish family line. There had always been whispers at family events about your heritage and its ties to the Irish Rebellion. You have come here to learn the truth.

Make your way around Dublin City and encounter the ghosts of an Ireland of Old. Find out what they know about your family and discover a secret Dublin along the way. Think you know who you are? Think again.
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Discover new places

As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

Solve puzzles, crack riddles

You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

Learn fun history

Each place comes with its own bit of history that you’ll discover as you walk.


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Magda Mandache

Jan 2022
it was perfect


Dec 2021

Tara Connolly

Dec 2021
very entertaining, my only complaints would include that sometimes I'm too stupid to follow the directions but my biggest complaint is that sometimes the challenge answers were bollocks. For example when I got to Palace the only sign I saw was that they were "Irish whiskey" merchants. the hints were less than useless cause all they did was translate the Q... still, a lot of fun

Karim C.

Nov 2021

Emma Taylor

Oct 2021


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