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O'Connell Bridge

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This main bridge spanning the Liffey River is wider than it is long.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good41%
  • Average34%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bridge spans the Liffey and is always busy connecting the north with the south side along O'Connell street and with O'Connell Statue overlooking it.

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Not quite sure what to say. This bridge divides the north and the south in Dublin with nice views of water, architecture and people watching. Some very strange people, I may add.

Thank ukienomad
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I didn't realize that this was a touristy spot when walking from the bus station into the southern part of Dublin across the river. It is very scenic in an urban way. There are lots of cool buildings to look at while walking.

Thank 2005-travel-lover
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The link between the North of the city and the south.You can see all theother bridges as you look down the Liffey from this bridge

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nice walk... Put on comfy shoes... Stop in bars, shops along the way (each side of bridge)... Be sure to take camera... Pretty lite up at night colorful lights.... Enjoy yiur stroll, I did...

Thank alendab2016
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Main bridge of Laffey river in Dublin. Historical landmark. many things have happened there. Today, a bit of roadwork gets in the way but still a "don't miss place". Interesting architecture and details.

Thank Nuno E
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is a bridge, folks. You know, where a road meets some water. You can stand on it and look up and down the water. Or look down. There's some water. That's what you get with a bridge.

Thank dughall
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I have always loved O'Connell Bridge for its design and its view on the Liffey. Then why am I giving only 3 stars? Because this is the fair balance between the 5 stars the bridge should deserve and the 1 star experience of my friend...More

1  Thank Michela C
Reviewed 24 February 2017

You would never want to get split up from your travelling companions on this busy bridge as everybody moves at a fast pace which makes it hard to appreciate this bridge,

Thank Ultimatedaytrips
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This bridge is well worth a look, the architecture is amazing. I can't believe it's over 200 years old and still going strong.

Thank Suzy K
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