Nicola Carroll is a qualified Irish National Tour Guide with particular expertise in art, having graduated with a Masters degree from Ireland’s National College of Art and Design.  Nicola Dublin was born and is now back home in Dublin after spending 11 years living in Barcelona, Spain where she developed her interest in city art and architecture.  As a tour guide, she delights in bringing Dublin’s public art to life through story-telling and her knowledge of Irish history which complement the many works of art found in the streets of Dublin.  

All walking tours are designed to suit the interests of all groups and can be given in English or Spanish.  Some of the suggested themed tours Nicola can take you on are as follows:

  • Dublin’s history told through statues
  • Ireland’s contemporary women artists
  • Revolutionary women patriots of 1916
  • Yeats Family Art Tour
  • Irish Fashion Design Tour
  • Art heists and scandals Tour (Russborough House and Dublin city)
  • Síle na Gigs Dublin Tour
  • Síle na Gigs Ireland Tour
  • 1916 Rebellion Tour
  • Irish street sculpture
  • Monuments and Memorials to The Great Famine

Nicola and Artful Tours featured on TG4 TV highlighting the effects of Covid-19 on tourism to Ireland