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Memorial to the Irish Fusiliers

The Arch serves as the entrance into St Stephen’s Green across from the end of Grafton St. it was... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Nantwich, United Kingdom
A surprising piece of history

Obviously any mention of a certain period in Irish history is "challenging" but as a military... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
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St Stephen's Green | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

The Arch serves as the entrance into St Stephen’s Green across from the end of Grafton St. it was built to commemorate the Fusiliers would fought in the Boer war, it is very reminiscent of the bigger ones in both Paris and Rome Certainly worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

Obviously any mention of a certain period in Irish history is "challenging" but as a military history buff, it is a treat to see a monument like this (built just after the South African War) intact and unvandalized, although I understand some people refuse to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful arch welcoming you into St Stephen’s Green, and it also serves as a waypoint to Grafton Street and many other nearby sites. If you’re in the area take a stroll under ‘the traitor’s arch’.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank floridatraveler33
Reviewed June 3, 2018

If you walk to the end of Grafton Street, you will find Fusilier's Arch as the entrance into St. Stephen's Green. This is a great example of the Roman style of Triumphal Arch. It is worth a look. This was built in 1907 as a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

This Arch serves as an entrance into St Stephen’s Green from the Grafton St corner so it’s incredibly hard to miss. It’s a fine tribute with names engraved on the underside of the arch of men lost in battle.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DublinWelcomesAll
Reviewed January 13, 2018

The Fusiliers’ Arch is a grand monument and forms a gateway into St Stephen’s Green from Grafton Street. The granite structure was completed in 1907 and dedicated to the Royal Dublin Fusiliers who fought and died in the Second Boer War. The Arch was completed at a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

As far as arches go, this one is pretty cool. Great history. You can still see the bullet damage on the north side of the arch. Grafton is a block away.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank wellschr
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This impressive arch is situated at the top of Grafton Street entrance to the beautiful St Stephen's Green, in the centre of Dublin. It is across the road from the St Stephen's Green Shopping Centre. The archway was built to commemorate the Royal Dublin Fusiliers...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank David D
Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is one of the very few surviving monuments from the old colonial days which still stands following the Ireland's Independence at the start of the 20th century. Constructed in 1907 the arch pays tribute to the officers and soldiers of the Royal Dublin Fusiliers...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

It's nice arch to be seen either while you are at Stephens park or while walking at grafton street Nice are to have photo or to set and enjoy your coffee

Date of experience: September 2015
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