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The Treaty Stone

Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
+353 61 407 100
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One of Limericks most famous landmarks. The Treaty Stone commemorates the Treaty of Limerick signed in 1691.The Treaty Stone in Limerick is situated on Clancys Strand, beside the river Shannon and opposite King Johns Castle in the ancient City of Limerick.A short stroll from the city center.
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Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

Came upon the the Treaty Stone while sight seeing. There are some many things to see in Limerick I did not have enough time to see every thing.

Thank Lynne F
Reviewed March 1, 2017

For anyone who is very interested in the history of the city, this is a must visit. The stone symbolises the treaty that ended the Williamite War in Ireland between the Jacobites and the supporters of William of Orange and concluded the Siege of Limerick....More

Thank James R
Reviewed February 23, 2017

A definite must see if you are a history buff on a tour of Limerick City. Best time to see this area of Limerick is early in the day....avoid at night time as the area is frequented by undesirable gangs of teenagers

Thank Maureen J
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Who sad there is nothing toearn in Limerick ... the Treaty Stone is a remarkable propf of the place of Limerick on the Irish Hostory & heritage... take some time to read the information board :)

Thank Claire Mélanie M
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

There's nothing like visiting a landmark up close and personally. It's perhaps not the most exciting landmark, but its historical significance is interesting for history buffs. There are other interesting things to see in the area within a block. It's a massive stone set high...More

Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed November 2, 2016

The treat you stone symbolises the history of limerick city and stands alone without ceremony along by the river at the far side of the bridge from St. John's castle. You could easily pass it without taking note of it's a significance!

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed October 31, 2016

My fiance and I were killing time before heading to Shannon airport by wandering around Limerick. We stumbled across the stone after crossing the river near St John's Castle. There is a small notice board nearby which gives you a brief history of the stone...More

Thank Drive_Tardy86
Reviewed October 28, 2016

ok, it's just a stone, but it's historic importance to Ireland cannot be overemphasised. for anyone interested in the politics and religious divisions in Irekand toady THIS stone explains why.

Thank starmandave1959
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Great views from this part of Limerick as you have King Johns castle right beside this stone, Curraghgower Bar just a few feet from this stone and The Hunt Museum across the river! Definitely a must see part of Limerick City for tourists! Locals will...More

Thank karenlawless212
Reviewed October 9, 2016

I visited the treaty stone at night, it is well preserved. It's right across the river from King John's Castle. I sat on bench and enjoyed great views of the River Shannon. Even not the most spectacular attraction in Limerick but the significance is extraordinary,...More

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