Discover how Irish people lived in times past while enjoying a traditional candlelit dinner in Dublin's oldest pub dating back from 1198. Let us take you back in time to the fascinating world of Ireland long ago when the culture was one of the mind, spirit and imagination and where the unseen world was never far away.
- Hear how Irish people lived off the land, and how the humble potato influenced the emigration of Irish people all over the world.
- Explore their beliefs and superstitions surrounding the otherworld of the fairies. It was so much more than just leprechauns!
- Listen to the magical stories they told as they gathered around the fire at night, escaping into the world of the imagination.
The evening takes place in a quiet room above Dublin’s oldest pub, the Brazen Head. As you relax between each course of a candlelit traditional Irish meal, you will be captivated by an insightful talk about Irish life in another time. A time ruled by matters of the community, spirit, and the mystical unseen world.
You may wish to conclude your evening by heading downstairs to one of Dublin’s best live-traditional music venues.
"This is one of the best evenings I have ever had of storytelling. It’s a feast go and enjoy". Richard Basch Travel writer
"A delightful introduction to Irish history and folklore. Most enjoyable". David Harrison, Historian.
The evening is only available between the months of May - September each year.