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Impressive Statue

While on our walks around we came across one of the many Statues limerick has to show, very... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
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a great area filled with pubs, restaurants and shopping. Wander off the main road and take a walk... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2017
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O' Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Great photo op, now with the tulips in bloom and the soap suds bubbling away! A nice bit of history while walking around the Georgian part of Limerick

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Walking from my hotel to the city centre took me past the O'Connell Statue. Not only is it a magnificent statue, but it was surrounded by a host of beautiful flowers, a real focal point. It also proved to be a very good point of...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

The statue is on the middle of O'Connell street. You can get there by walking 5 minutes from the heart of the city

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

more important is the person being represented by it and his historical influence than the statue itself which is a classic example for its era.

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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

This statue of Daniel O’Connell stands proud in the middle of O’Connell Street. It’s in a fountain and amongst well tended to flowers.

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

While on our walks around we came across one of the many Statues limerick has to show, very impressive to see

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

a great area filled with pubs, restaurants and shopping. Wander off the main road and take a walk on the back streets as well. Worth doing.

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Reviewed November 5, 2017

At the southern end of O'Connell Street is a one block street called The Crescent. Here in the center of the street atop a granite base is a bronze statue of Daniel O'Connell - an influential Irish politician of the 19th Century, regarded as a...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

This statue is worth a visit if you're a history buff or if you're interested in the local Georgian architecture. It's situated in a very pleasant crescent-shaped street.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Almost every major city or town in Ireland has a memorial/monument or street named after Daniel O'Connell. Some, as here in Limerick, have both. Just as O'Connell street is usually an important street in a town, he was such an important figure in Irish History....More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Could not be missed,made me do a little more reading about this famous man who has many things named after him.Mr. Daniel O'Connell seems to have been a very loved man and deserving of this honor,a good photo op to remember your trip.

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