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The Treaty Stone

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Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
+353 61 407 100
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One of Limericks most famous landmarks. The Treaty Stone commemorates the Treaty of Limerick signed in 1691.The Treaty Stone in Limerick is situated on Clancys Strand, beside the river Shannon and opposite King Johns Castle in the ancient City of Limerick.A short stroll from the city center.
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Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
+353 61 407 100
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Monument lies along the river across from the Castle and Thomond Bridge running along the River Shannon. The stone has a bit of historical insight scribed around the stone about the history of Limerick during the siege. If you don't find history interesting, perhaps it's...More

Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is just an historical monument, it's a boulder on a granite plinth. The attraction is the terrific location on the opposite side of the river to the castle. You will take some great photos here.

2  Thank Kenjim
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Fantastic - well worth the trip - fabulous boardwalk along the river with spectacular views of King Johns Castle

Thank Mags M
Reviewed 12 June 2013

Historically, it is recognised as the sone on which the treaty of 1691 was signed. The stone which sits atop the pedestal was used for mouning horses I was reliably informed by my father. The sone had previously sat at the corner of the bridge...More

Thank colander69
Reviewed 23 January 2013

I was delighted to see that the treaty stone in Limerick is a well kept treasure. Well sign posted with lots of information surrounding it. Nice photo opportunity with King John's Castle in the background.

Thank fifiheavey
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Well displayed and right across the river from the King John Castle. Clearly worth the few minutes it takes.

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 19 September 2012

If youve got a quick moment, stop by and see it. I dont know what I was expecting to see but it was still worth seeing.

1  Thank Miss-Travel-Bandit
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Nice to pause and get photo here on way to King Johns castle.Love Limerick,fantastic city and many places of interest.Take time to look on city street map and take the walk around by river to Treaty stone ,King Johns castle ,Hunt museum and up town...More

Thank catoneeye
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We totally missed the stone, infact we walked past it...thankfully there were people all over the city handing out maps and we walked back to it. It was an interesting bit of history to read but basically for such an important part of history it...More

2  Thank Maxine C
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Take your time here. Read and feel the history.It is worth the river walk from the town up one ide and down the other.

Thank rjainsley
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