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Definitely take time to stop by if you are near.

We had spent a beautiful morning at Phoenix park and had a little extra time, so walked over to the... read more

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War Memorial and Gardens

Took the opportunity to visit these as part of a recent trip to Dublin for the weekend, and it... read more

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Andrew R
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Islandbridge, Dublin 8, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had spent a beautiful morning at Phoenix park and had a little extra time, so walked over to the War Memorial Gardens and were pleasantly surprised at the lovely setting by the river. There were many boathouses with teams out rowing, families walking around,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the opportunity to visit these as part of a recent trip to Dublin for the weekend, and it provided a pleasant and relaxing break in the otherwise busy city It contains a series of war memorials and a twin mirror set of rose gardens...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having suffered the Guinness Experience we walked to these gardens. Quite a long walk and not very well signposted. However it was just good to be able to remember all those that gave their lives and wonder if wars will ever end. We were lucky...More

Thank Robin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very beautifull park, not so much known, but worthy so have a walk. is near the Heuston station and the phoenix park.

Thank anogueira2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is easy accessible park with small car park but it is possible to park at the cul de sac there too. Park is not to big but beautiful with old threes and greens. The Liffey River is there and you can walk along all...More

Thank 0volt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit. The garden is delightful with a simple design and beautiful flowers. Poignant atmosphere. The level of maintenance is very high and the beds are colourful for much of the year. From the garden, there is a pleasant riverside walk for about...More

Thank DUN01170
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my experience that 66% of people just walked by this memorial, which was unfortunate as Ireland's history is the main reason for visiting Dublin. There's insufficient information about the Irish 'troubles' (War and Famine). It's not only about hundreds of Pubs.

Thank Bernie M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is a hidden gem in Islandbridge. The rose gardens are stunning in summer and the gardens/monuments/ fountains are very well kept. A visit can be combined with a pleasant loop walk along the River Liffey to Chapelizod, over the bridge and back by Phoenix...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Hidden gem on the outskirts of the city centre. Over the liffey from the Phoenix Park. Lovely place to stroll along with the Memorial Gardens to meander around

Thank AnSmaointeoir
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful, peaceful and serene. A little hard to find but once you have gotten there it’s worth the effort. Even on a not so sunny day.

Thank Paula N
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