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The Famine Sculptures

Dublin 0.1 mi away
#9 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Highly recommend seeing them, and then going for a visit to the Jeannie Johnston Tall Ship for an idea of what the overseas journey was like, and then a visit to EPIC to see the influence Irish culture, carried by...
If so, I strongly recommend to visit Dublin city for a fantastic view of sculpture, a fabulous art work which gives remembrance of dark era - The Famine Sculpture.
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Donore 25.7 mi away
#3 of 6 Sights & Landmarks in Donore
The Mary Gibbons tours are a good value, and if you have a guide with Martin's knowledge and expertise, her tours are an excellent way to visit this remarkable ancient site.
... every year (during winter solstice) the sun rays are directed thorugh a "roofbox" which basically shoots the sun rays directly onto the tomb within the passageway - and you can see all of that while you visit!
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#8 of 67 Sights & Landmarks in Galway
Located near the Spanish Arch, the Galway Museum is a modern multi-level facility that provides excellent displays on the history, life and times of Galway City.
We are from Galway and have been to the museum a few times, it is a free attraction and well worth a visit if you are in Galway, it is also beside the Spanish arch and the Claddagh is just across from it
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Monument to Oscar Wilde

Dublin 0.5 mi away
#30 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Happened upon this fabulous sculpture in Merrion Park... such fun as made of different stone/materials for the clothing... the shoes are amazing!
Tucked away in the corner of Merrion Square is the monument to Oscar Wilde who is in a reclining pose on a quartz boulder.
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Molly Malone Statue

Dublin 1.4 mi away
#34 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
You can see the history if you read the writings near the statue; almost all the tours start here and it is a very popular place to be in and very near city centre and Trinity college.
Located near Grafton street and Trinity College, this statue is surrounded by wonderful buildings and shops that reminded me of scenes out of Harry Potter
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The O'Connell Monument

Dublin 1.1 mi away
#36 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Sitting atop the monument is the statue of O’Connell and at the base are winged victories of courage, fidelity, patriotism, and eloquence.
This monument is located at the end of O'Connell Street next to the bridge and it is a definite must see, the workmanship of this is fantastic so much to look at and take in.
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James Joyce Statue

Dublin 0.3 mi away
#40 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
James Joyce' statue, on Earl Street, a few steps off O'Connell Street in Dublin is a favorite of locals and tourists alike.
I love the bronze statues like this one & Molly Malone across the river, far more than the more modernistic ones.
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Phil Lynott Statue

Dublin 0.7 mi away
#48 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Life size bronze statue in the center of Dublin of Phil Lynott best known as the bass player and front man for the Irish rock band Thin Lizzy.
I attended the unveiling in 2005 and was so happy to return to Dublin this year to see that the statue is back in place following the bout of vandalism/accidents that took place recently.
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Sphere Within Sphere

Dublin 0.6 mi away
#54 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Similar sculptures can be found at University of Berkeley (California), Tel Aviv University and the Vatican Museums amongst others.
It is really an eye opener but when you see it in the Vatican Museum Gardens it makes you wonder, which one is the original??
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Murrisk
To get to the memorial, you can either park across the street at the pay car park for Croagh Patrick, or you can turn down the road that goes back to Murrisk Abbey and pull off to the side of the road by the side...
The memorial is set in a park just as the base of Crough Patrick and just above beautiful ruins of an Abbey.
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#56 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
The Charles Parnell statue or monument is located in the center of o'Connell street with it's Irish harp.
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#57 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
The obelisk is almost featureless, but between the steps and the obelisk are four bronze plaques cast from cannons captured at Waterloo, three of which have basel relief sculptures of scenes from his career while...
This is a very very large Monument in the middle of the beautiful Phoenix Park well worth the trip to have a picture and a walk through the park.
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#6 of 11 Sights & Landmarks in Westport

Dun na mBo

#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Belmullet

Donaghmore Round Tower

Navan 30.3 mi away
#4 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Navan
During a recent trip to Co Meath we discovered this charming little graveyard with the remains of a church and an exquisite round tower.
Lovely round tower in a peaceful graveyard just off the N51.
#20 of 67 Sights & Landmarks in Galway
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Clondalkin Round Tower

Clondalkin 6.4 mi away
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Clondalkin
A wonderful place to visit for everyone especially young families- an interactive museum, on the site of a monastic tower, telling the story of a monastic settlement and the arrival of the Vikings to Dublin, also...
Its crammed full of information about the history of this 1,000 year old monastic round tower and the Viking history of the area.

Jim Larkin Statue

Dublin 1.1 mi away
#76 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Jim Larkin is remembered on O’Connell Street for his dedication to worker’s rights.
An expresive bronze statue, monument was unveiled in 1980.
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#9 of 11 Sights & Landmarks in Cong
As we were wandering the streets of Cong, we came across this sculpture right beside the abbey and I'm so glad we did.
A bautiful piece of art in a senic location, A photo opertunity even on a windswept rainy day,Worth a visit
#24 of 67 Sights & Landmarks in Galway
#2 of 8 Sights & Landmarks in Boyle
Big car park and plenty of benches to sit on, chat, eat if you want to and just admire the views.
I was disappointed in how disrespectful people can be when I saw the graffiti written on the sculpture itself.
#12 of 57 Sights & Landmarks in Sligo
We chanced upon this profoundly touching statue while completing a riverside walk.
Evocative statue
#98 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
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Mainistir Bhuithe

Drogheda 25.0 mi away
#7 of 10 Sights & Landmarks in Drogheda
The round tower where the monks took refuge during attacks is amazing and preserved very well.
The old Celtic crosses are magnificent.
#101 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
The monument is of Anna Livi, the personification of the River Liffey which runs through Dublin.
This item was in the middle of O'Connell Street in Dublin until it was moved to a little park in front of the Ashling Hotel where I stayed.

Arkle Memorial Statue

Ashbourne 13.0 mi away
#2 of 3 Sights & Landmarks in Ashbourne
#14 of 57 Sights & Landmarks in Sligo

National Memorial

Dublin 0.5 mi away
#112 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
Located in a nice park just across from the natural history museum it is well worth stopping for a moment of reflection during a visit to this part of the city
It is worth finding just to stand and admire the fitting monument to all those who died in service and to stop for a moment or two of quiet reflection.
#6 of 10 Sights & Landmarks in Ballina

Children of Lir

Dublin 0.8 mi away
#113 of 346 Sights & Landmarks in Dublin
There's the myth it depicts beautifully and the Irish history it commemorates.
The Gardens of Remembrance Parnell Sq Was passing by here today and decided to go in sit down read my paper and drink my coffee what a lovely place to go early morning lovely gardens and then the children of Lir i...