School Tours & Field Trips

Educational school tours form an integral part of school life at Our Lady of Mercy College. Students take part in a number of educational school tours throughout their years here.

School tours may include:

  • TY trips to various educational sites
  • Geography field trip, Howth
  • Religion trips to Mercy Centre and World Religion Centres in Dublin.
  • History trips to Glasnevin Cemetery Museum and 1916 Rising Museum G.P.O.
  • Trips to musicals and concerts, e.g.Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
  • Trips to Tanagh Adventure Centre
  • Sporting tours to Croke Park
  • Trips to debating competitions
  • Art tours to exhibitions and museums
  • English trips to theatres and cinemas
  • Irish trips to theatres
  • Science trips to BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition
  • Business trips to Irish companies and Abroad Leaders programme in London.
  • P. E. trips to DCU gym and facilities.


School Tours may also be of an international nature including:

  • 4th and 5th tours (eg Lake Garda & Venice, London, Paris, Berlin, Madrid Barcelona, Krakow)
  • Volunteering in Lourdes with the Carmelite Order
  • 4th Year Career Ready Programme in London

Italy 2019

Lake Garda 2019

Poland 2017