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East End of Nassau St., Dublin 2, Ireland
South City Centre
+353 1 661 2369
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Thank AthanasiaGreece
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Giants Garden immediately caught my attention. What a lovely little play area for little people. So clean and inviting it was. I don't normally take the time to appreciate nature but here I felt the need to sit down and just appreciate how beautiful this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank candicenadasen
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Much of Dublin has been modernized over the past century, but if you stroll down to Merrion Square, you can still get a peek at the "old Dublin" - and it's definitely worth the stroll. Loads of events happen within the square itself, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EmilyCate
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Circled by Georgian Dublin the square has the Oscar Wilde memorial. Nice park to enjoy and lots of events are held in the Square, so always worthwhile to check out the merrionsquare.ie website to see what is happening in the near future.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thesmdm
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

It’s located by the iconic Georgian houses , and my main interest was to see the Oscar Wilde memorial. The stroll I took took me the long way to the memorial , however it was pleasantly done , allowing me to see few other artful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MiamiMinime
Reviewed October 2, 2018

During our honeymoon in Ireland, we enjoyed having to walk through the park on our way back to the hotel. Lovely view, gardens, lots of tree, ducks. You can just bring your coffee a book and spend all day there (in summer that is). We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank fervillegas
Reviewed October 2, 2018

One of the most interesting features of Merrion Square is the Oscar Wilde statue on the south side of the park, right across from the house in which Wilde was raised. He is reclined on a rock, fashionably dressed, and, like the Joyce statue on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Great gardens and ponds. A place to enjoy and relax. Everyone look relaxed there. Great to visit and pic the statue of Oscar Wilde Memorial, as well a surprise to discover a bust of O'Higgins linked to South America's history of independence.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from woodsie9 | Reviewed this property |
They are the pitch markers for the artists who display at weekends
Linda F
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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.