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London has Big Ben, Paris has the Eiffel Tower and Pisa has the leaning tower- Sligo has W.B. Yeats.

This sculpture (It is not a statue, because statues are reserved for religious figures) of W.B... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vincent D
Literary Interest

The statue of WB Yeats is beautiful. It may not be of interest to the casual tourist, but it... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
cleflar
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“London has Big Ben, Paris has the Eiffel Tower and Pisa has the leaning tower- Sligo has W.B. Yeats.”
Oct 3, 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This sculpture (It is not a statue, because statues are reserved for religious figures) of W.B. Yeats is as iconic for Sligo as the items listed above. i tried to read what was written on the sculpture but failed. i realised all those words were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

The statue of WB Yeats is beautiful. It may not be of interest to the casual tourist, but it certainly is a must-see for the literary among us. It is across the river to the north from downtown, within easy walking distance. It's free, of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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