No Tricks, Just Treats This Halloween

Halloween originated in Ireland around 2,000 years ago. It's a time of celebration and superstition. It originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, on October 31st, people would light bonfires and wear costumes to scare off ghosts. When Irish people emigrated to America they brought with them their beliefs and thus 'trick or treating' and the modern Halloween as we now know it evolved.

There is no better place to be this October than in the heart of the capital city, Dublin. We here at Temple Bar Hotel, Dublin have partnered with one of Dublin's most renouned spooky walking tours, Macabre walking tour. 

Explore the Macabre side of Dublin on the back streets of the city, hear spine chilling tales of witchcraft, hauntings and ghostly exploits. Murders and mayhem beneath the gateway to Hell. Hanging judges and prison cells and discover the story of the infamous Billy the Bowl The legless murderer of days gone by. This 2 hour tour is not for the feint hearted

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