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Weaver's Hall, the Coombe. This image is part of the RSAI's lantern slide collection.

The Weaver’s Way is a self-guided audio tour through the heart of Dublin’s south inner city. The tour comprises 11 stops which illuminate the history of Dublin’s weaving community. The story of the Dublin weavers is told with an emphasis on the records of the weavers' guild held by the Royal Society of Antiquaries.

In order to follow the tour, please use the map below. At each placemarker, denoted by the small red icon, you will find the audio commentary and images. Click on the icon to play the audio clip and view the images for that particular stop.

Please click on the video below to hear the introduction to the tour.

This tour has been developed by the Discovery Programme in conjunction with the RSAI as part of the Heritage Week programme 2015.

Both partners gratefully acknowledge the contributions of the following people: Seweryn Siwiec, Evie Monaghan, Louise Kennedy, Maghnus Monaghan, Suzanne Murray and Kieran Bannon.