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Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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A little piece of heaven

A very special place to commemorate the heroes of the fire departments who lost their lives in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cork, Ireland

This garden is such a wonderful remembrance of the fire fighter that lost their lives in the 9 /11... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2019
New Providence, New Jersey
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This garden is located in the townland of Ringfinnan, Kinsale, County Cork in the south of Ireland and is dedicated to the memory of the 343 firefighters who lost their live in the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York. This garden of Remembrance was...more
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Ringfinnan, Kinsale, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very special place to commemorate the heroes of the fire departments who lost their lives in the 9-11 attacks. The perfect spot for a quiet picnic or a little meditation. Just sit on that bench, take in the view and let the sunny breezes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

This garden is such a wonderful remembrance of the fire fighter that lost their lives in the 9 /11 Twin Tower destruction. It really hits you how many unselfish people gave their lives to help others. It really makes you pause and appreciate these men's...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

A beautiful peaceful area overlooking the River and harbour of Kinsale.Ideal place to sit and remember and honour the people who gave their lives to save others.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

Wow! what a beautiful spot, had a walk round this lovely memorial garden for the 9/11 firefighters, such a peaceful place to sit & think.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful tribute to the brave firefighters. It is definitely worth a visit if you're anywhere near Kinsale. It is fantastic that this was put together and such an interesting part of recent history.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

I stumbled across this while planning my trip to Ireland, and as a lifelong NYer knew I had to visit. This is a beautiful remembrance garden honoring those FDNY who lost their lives on 9/11. The atmosphere is peaceful and serene, set among the Irish...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This is an emotional personal tribute to those who lost their lives in the Air India tragedy. A tree has been planted for each victim in this elevated site which commands beautiful views over the surrounding landscape. It is a place for quiet reflection and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

This was a small but very well presented memorial. It is quite moving. Sadly, the woman who stareted it has passed, but her family is keeping it up. I had not realized the number of firefighters who lost their lives.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Having personally experienced the horrors of Sept 11, we were moved by beauty and peace of this lovely garden of trees planted to commemorate the firefighters who lost their lives on that day.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bloominamds
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Beautiful, simple memorial to the 340+ firefighters who perished on the event of 9/11. It really was well done and a beautiful memorial.

Date of experience: September 2018
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August 22, 2017|
Response from Zesty321 | Reviewed this property |
It is off of the main road to Old Head. Coming from Kinsale when you see signs for Old Head pointing to the left, take a right away from Old Head and take the first right off of that road. It is on the left. People very... More
March 15, 2015|
Response from 752maureenf | Reviewed this property |
If you don't have a car then I guess a taxi is your best way - it's a little outside the main city area, maybe a 10 minute drive.
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Response from Noel B | Reviewed this property |
If travelling by car take the R600 out of Kinsale, passing Actons Hotel on the way. Having crossed the River Bandon continue for another couple of miles. At a sharp bend in the road there is a sign for the Park to the right... More