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Reviewed February 23, 2019

We came across this statue of the Irish novelist as we walked from Jacob's Inn to O'Connell Street. The statue looked very apt in its manner/personality, pose and location (by the people and pubs).

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

This statue just off O'Connell Street, stands in tribute to the Irish novelist James Joyce. The statues is made of bronze and is slightly larger than life featuring James Joyce standing cross-legged, leaning on a walking stick and with his left hand in his pocket....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

The James Joyce Statue in Dublin is a tribute to the man. The statue seems to capture his craggy personality.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Located just off of O'Connell street, down and opposite the GPO this is a life sized statue of the famous Author. Certainly worth a photo stop when in the area

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

James Joyce' statue, on Earl Street, a few steps off O'Connell Street in Dublin is a favorite of locals and tourists alike. I have been there many times and invariably Dubliners are sitting around its base. It is artistically, yet realistically done, and captures facets...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

I have passed by this statute countless times, at first I dismissed it as one of the many statues littering Dublin, then I noticed this one was bit different. It had an underlying message. It carries a message that you, I and any explorer would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

A fun short stop spot in the middle of the shopping centre. A pleasant surprise, as he melts away in the scenery. With a look on his like he belongs there, the statue makes an honourable tribute to the great author.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is a nice statue to one of Ireland's most famous sons, writer of the famous novel Ulysses amongst many other works.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steve57C
Reviewed June 30, 2018

I love the increasing number of bronze statues I am seeing around the world. Most, make great photo ops. This sculpture depicts James Joyce as the dapper, stylish, witty and fun gentleman he was.

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed June 3, 2018

I think everyone should stop by this entertaining statue of James Joyce, it is right off O'Connell street at Earl Street. The statue is not your typical granite statue but one that invites you to be entertained.

Date of experience: April 2018
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