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This main bridge spanning the Liffey River is wider than it is long.
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

At first glance this busy connection between the north side and the south side of Dublin looks like any other city centre bridge. Closer inspection reveals that it’s the only bridge in Europe (in the world?) which is wider than its long.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rftu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

O'Connell Bridge is a road bridge which spans the River Liffey. It is said to be unique in Europe as the only bridge in that is wider than it is long.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Big bridge which took you to anywhere and everywhere , very busy lots of people there was a environment protest when we went the first time so hectic. But a very beautiful bridge

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank michellec102
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Perfect bridge which leads up to O’Connell Street offering views of the River Liffey. It seems this bridge is quite busy especially during rush hours.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Yes, it’s wide, not very long. Two driving lanes in each direction. Wide pavements. Main connection between the north side and south side in central Dublin

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank johnwQ1928NJ
Reviewed February 27, 2019

Not many main bridges are wider than they are long, but O'Connell Bridge is! Right in the centre of Dublin, an impressive chunk of bridge, built to last, dealing with traffic and pedestrians. Spans the river Liffey, which runs west to east. The bridge separates...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott D
Reviewed February 7, 2019

O'Connell Bridge is a road and pedestrian bridge that spans across the River Liffrey in the city centre of Dublin. The bridge is named in honour of Daniel O'Connell, who statue and monument also stands just north of the bridge. It's a solid looking stone...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Always felt like the core or central point of the city to me...North meets South, the very center of the great city

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CTPreview
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

This bridge is like many others; its functional, gets one from the north side of the River Liffey to the other and is wider than it is long. I'm not sure what else can be said.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SteMar247
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Travel over or along this bridge to reach O’Connell Street which is another famous bridge named after the famous O’Connell that one needs to see if in Dublin

Date of experience: December 2018
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