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East End of Nassau St., Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 661 2369
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This little square/park area is beautifully maintained, and has the famous Oscar Wilde statue at one of the corners. It's right beside The National Gallery and The Dead Zoo (The Natural History Museum). It's wonderful to imagine the time when this was a private square,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nadine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of business. drop in for a lunch break, or on a sunny afternoon. There are an elite selection of memorials. my favourite is Erin with her stringless harp.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Vincent D
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Not very big, but it is a very calming place. Right in the middle of the city this little square is truly a decompressing place to visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CTPreview
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Lovely park in the centre of the city. Went to the dead zoo today and what better antidote to that morbid place than to get across the road where the kids ran around the playground and had some fun. Great playground and a few people...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank disorder80
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Getting of the city tour bus here provides you with a peaceful green space amidst the busy streets and wonderful Georgian style house on the square. You also find a famous statue of Oscar Wilde which is even colored so it looks like he's just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

This is a lovely, well-kept park that provides a nice spot to relax in Dublin. The park has a nice tribute to Oscar Wilde and other historic locals. Worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank schonenacht
Reviewed December 18, 2018

This park is a gem. Surrounded by elegant Georgian terraced properties, it is quieter than St Stephens Green, and has the bonus of Oscar Wilde's colourful statue, reclining on a rock and smirking at the world. Worth a few minutes of your time.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank cheshiretraveller57
Reviewed November 24, 2018

This is yet another beautifully kept park in the centre of the city. Like the others, it is amazingly quiet and peaceful walking around here. The grass and gardens are very well maintained and there is some wonderful old trees standing proud and tall. There...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Professor_Sparrow
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice public open green space in Dublin. 1. Well looked after 2. Free entry 3. Green space Really worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Another green park in the heart of Dublin, very close to the museums and Trinity College. We came here after our museum visiting. Nice stroll on a sunny day, autumn time...

Date of experience: October 2018
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March 7, 2017|
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Response from woodsie9 | Reviewed this property |
They are the pitch markers for the artists who display at weekends
Linda F
July 6, 2016|
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Response from lavenderladydublin | Reviewed this property |
You have parking all around the park but it can be very busy there are parking in some of the streets off the park also .I hope this is helpful.