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Merrion Square Outdoor Gallery

Address: Merrion Sq. W., Dublin 2, Ireland (South City Centre)
Phone Number: 353-1-605-7700
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Ranked #393 of 603 things to do in Dublin
Type: Art galleries, Shopping & Fashion, Museums
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Type: Art galleries, Shopping & Fashion, Museums

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Round Lake, Illinois
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164 reviews 164 reviews
97 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
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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71 reviews 71 reviews
23 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
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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Omaha, Nebraska
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
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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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
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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