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The gardens are well worth a visit and having a bit of time to wander about them. Very quiet when we were there but the park around them is busy.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TONYSELLERS
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

This garden is dedicated to the 49,400 Irish soldiers who died in the 1914 – 1918 war. The names of all the soldiers are in the granite bookrooms in the gardens. These gardens have been designed by the famous architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. This is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Crispizzalover
Reviewed 31 December 2018

A chilling but brilliant place to visit and reminds one of the many people from Ireland who gave their lives during WW1. Beautifully set out and very tasteful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lowry0195
Reviewed 27 November 2018

We were down in Kilmainham so we walked down to the memorial gardens. Its set in a lovely parkland and well worth a visit. We saw the rowers going past on the river too

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank veracrake
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

A good place to visit and well with it. Well looked after location that respectful acknowledges those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in conflict. I really is thought provoking and a good place to stop and remember.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed 23 November 2018

a very moving place to see when in dublin in november .all kept very clean and as you walk around you think of the people who and are still giving their lives to enable us to to see the gardens safely.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Malcolm R
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Visiting the Irish War Memorial Gardens was such a delight because it gave me the green scenery I was missing living in the city center. Plenty of green spaces to lounge and relax along the river as well as park space and a beautiful rose...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Appropriately I visited Dublin 6 to 9 November and made a point of seeking out this peaceful spot located behind a bustling commercial area of the city. A beautiful site within a park setting close to the river, trees were in autumn colour and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lgmsomerset
Reviewed 8 November 2018

This is a most beautiful place. Walk by the tranquil waters of the river Liffey, sit and watch the river life and the local rowing clubs gently passing by. My favourite is the peaceful Rose garden. Here you can rest and meditate, think about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This was once a place that many avoided as it seemed to be represent those who fought for the British empire and were traitors to Ireland. As a result of reconciliation and the passing of the years, this has now become a place that one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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