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The Complete Guide to the Streets of Dublin City

Neal Doherty

Written by the best-selling author of The Complete Guide to the Statues and Sculptures of Dublin City, this new book provides full-colour photos, detailed maps and an informative guide to the more than 600 streets, alleys and lanes of our capital city, as well as its parks and other public spaces.

The Complete Guide to the Streets of Dublin City:

  • Explores the origins of street names and how they have changed over time
  • Details buildings and other items of interest, such as public art
  • Tells the stories of the people linked to Dublin’s streets
  • Examines the tumultuous events that shaped Dublin’s history
  • Covers almost every street between the two canals, divided into eleven areas
  • Is illustrated with maps and full-colour photographs

The Complete Guide to the Streets of Dublin City will entertain and inform visitors and locals alike, while providing a beautiful and practical walking guide to the history, the architecture and the personalities of the capital city. It will also prove useful to tour guides, hoteliers and all those working in the hospitality industry.

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Publication Date

January 2017


978-1-786050-16-8 (Paperback)

No. of Pages


148 x 210


Irish Culture & Society

About the Author

Neal Doherty is a true–blue Dubliner and Fáilte Ireland qualified tour guide who has been introducing tourists to the history and culture of Dublin for many years. He spent his career as a divisional manager in Nestlé, and would often show visiting executives around this city. From this he developed his love of history and tour guiding, and after retirement he developed a new career as a tour guide. Now he gives tours in English and French every day to some of the thousands of tourists who visit Dublin each year.