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Garden of Remembrance

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Parnell Sq., Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 605 7700
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quiet place for reflection

The whole place is impressive. A quiet place to remember the many struggles of the Irish people... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
subterranean_jack
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Phoenix
Garden of Remembrance

It looks like it could be a nice beautiful spot for remembrance, looking at the statue, which... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Martz4040
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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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Peaceful garden marking the 50th anniversary of the Irish uprising against the English; contains a famous statue by Oisin Kelly of the Children of Lir, characters from ancient Celtic myth.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

The whole place is impressive. A quiet place to remember the many struggles of the Irish people. Just a short walk from the GPO.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

It looks like it could be a nice beautiful spot for remembrance, looking at the statue, which depicts the legend of the children of lir, but unfortunately our visit was tainted by demonstrators with megaphones in the garden, which appears to be a regular occurrence,...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Take a moment here to rest and drink your coffee while you are in the city center, especially if the weather is nice.

Thank Gani S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I was here as part of the 1916 Rising relatives event and I felt it was the perfect place for such an event. The Garden itself is quite small but it is worth visiting if you are in Dublin and you have some time to...More

Thank hurricane999
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Came upon this area completely by accident. But it was quite charming and nestled not far form the lovely Castle Hotel.

Thank MelHD
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Small memorial garden with "spirit" near the city centre. Recommend to visit this quite place for a while :-) )

Thank Alexandr S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This beautiful place was built to commemorate those who fell during the 1916 Easter Rising. There is a cross shaped pool with mosaics of Celtic weapons on the bottom. The ancient Celts proclaimed peace by breaking and throwing their weapons into bodies of water. At...More

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Garden of Remembrance in Dublin's north side commemorates those who died for Irish freedom in the many risings and rebellions against British rule by the likes of the United Irishmen in 1798, the Fenians and those that fought in the 1916 brising and subsequentvWar...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

A must see for those who appreciate beauty. The Garden of Remembrance is a hidden treasure in Dublin. Be sure to have a camera for beautiful pictures.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We visited the Garden of Remembrance recently and it is worth a visit. It's is located just north of Parnell Street. The layout is beautiful in the shape of a cross with stunning Mosaic and a lovely peaceful place to visit when in Dublin.

Thank Eugene Y
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