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Merrion Square Outdoor Gallery

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Address: Merrion Sq. W., Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-1-605-7700

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Nice way to spend a sunday

If you are visiting Dublin, you would not be going to wrong to spend an hour or so here, it is just so nice, beautiful setting, all Georgian and old school, then loads of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

If you are visiting Dublin, you would not be going to wrong to spend an hour or so here, it is just so nice, beautiful setting, all Georgian and old school, then loads of paintings hanging off a fence of the ornate gardens, really pretty, especially with all the paintings up too.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My wife and I visited the Merrion Square in September 2013. Merrion Square is a Georgian garden square laid out in the late 1760's and mostly complete by the early 1800's. It is surrounded on three sides by Georgian homes, and the other side faces government buildings, the Natural History Museum, and the National Gallery. The park is laid out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

I believe over 200 artists now display their works for sale along the fencing outside Merrion Square on the weekend. If there is good weather for a leisurely stroll on a weekend you can't beat this opportunity to interface with Irish artists. Most are very friendly and prices quite reasonable. Many are geared toward the tourists' need to buy something... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Local artists display their works on the fence surrounding Merrion Square on the weekends. It is a great way to spend a leisurely hour at a beautiful location. Had a wonderful time with a local landscape watercolor artist, Betty McCormack.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

Loved this slice of Sunday morning heaven. Beautiful art all around, wish I had the money to invest in the Louise Mansfield pieces-kids loved it too, especially the 3D art

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