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Activities: Walking
Description: A bustling city street lined with monuments dedicated to some of the...
A bustling city street lined with monuments dedicated to some of the leaders in the fight for Irish independence.
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You can spend a serious amount of time exploring O'Connell Street and the other streets that intersect it. Shopping, dining, cultural attractions -- they're here. Certainly make... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

Fascinating place to stroll, so important for reasons both historical and cultural. The street in filled with activity and houses the General Post Office, site of the 1916 Easter Rising, and monuments to some of the most important people in Ireland's history.(And then there are the stores and pubs, of course!) You can't go to Ireland without spending some time... More 

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Redlands, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We spent most of our two brief (six day) visits to Dublin in walking up and down O'Connell Street. There is of course much history in some of the older buildings that still stand, connected as they are with the Irish struggle for independence from British rule, and there are multitudes of pubs, restaurants, shops, etc. where one can wander... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This street is very crowdy due to the central from where you change from busses to train and also because it is a bolevard like Champ elysees.As shopping street this area is more expensive compare to Graftonstreet shopping area

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Amarillo, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

You can spend a serious amount of time exploring O'Connell Street and the other streets that intersect it. Shopping, dining, cultural attractions -- they're here. Certainly make this street one of your destinations for the day.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The street itself is not that impressive but... once you see the impressive statue of Daniel O'Connell, the post office where the Easter rising took place, the statue of C.S. Parnell and others - you are in the middle of Irish history and it is moving.

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Manchester, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Quite possibly the busiest street in Dublin, and the main area I'd say, marked by The Spire. If you go to the GPO you'll be able to see the bullet holes in the columns from the 1916 uprising. My advise for this street is to get one of the bus tours, we did the 10 Euro one and it lasted... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

you must walk down this street to savour all the history of this part of Dublin and see all the shops and bars and historical buildings.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

What a busy area this is but so wide its fine , hop on hop off bus is ideal for getting you bearings and if you can get the driver to turn off the audio tour and do his own your laughing all the way round

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Boston, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

The Main Street, very busy, land marked by the GPO and the monument of light aka the big spike! Lots of tours start down this street, lots of tourist shops, lots of food shops and lots of bus stops. Good place to start if you are new to the city. Savoy cinema down this street or go up to top... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Your visit to Dublin is incomplete without a stroll through this street. Make sure to snap a pic with the O'Connell Monument, just before you touch the River Liffey. Shops and outlets line the street, but the streets branching off are just as interesting. As you move down the street, you will come to The Spire of Dublin.

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