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Quiet Man Bridge

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Maam Crodd Road, Oughterard, Ireland
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Maam Crodd Road, Oughterard, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a very pretty stone bridge in a remote area that is great for a photo, but there isn't anything else there.

Thank mamagoggle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed near the Quiet Man Bridge so it was fun crossing the bridge and seeing it in the old classic movie. This area of Ireland was and is special and the bridge contributes to the entire experience. Go spend time in Western Ireland.

Thank rwhipple2
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see when visiting Connemara, just outside Oughterard, Co Galway, great photo stop. Let Celtic Chauffeur Services take you Around Connemara and the West of Ireland

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A little tricky to find - just off the main road to Clifden but not marked well. You would have to remember the movie to know what you were looking for, but there is a signboard once you find it. There was roadway construction when...More

1  Thank dasco474
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Of course if you are a fan of the movie, you will want to see and walk across it. It's a vey tranquil place with scenery that is all Irish. Best if there are few there to spoil the pics, but still an easy stop.

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

At one end of the town - you might drive across it before you realize what it is. You can park at the church and hop out for a few snaps before driving into the village. Watch for traffic - as this bridge is still...More

1  Thank phoenixesrose
Reviewed 5 March 2017

If you love the movie it will make you happy to be there. Not easy to find but not impossible. Ask the folks at the Peacockes hotel they will help you out. William & Colleen New York

Thank fglawihio
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Quiet area, old bridge. For fans of the film it's a nice place to stop for some photos. Easy to find... On the way to Kylemore abbey.

Thank ziolith
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Was in this area recently and couldn't resists visited this bridge. Its a beautiful area and unspoilt and not commercial. There's just a plaque with a picture of John Wayne. Its not very well sign posted from the main the road so look out for...More

Thank JimmyBOnd
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A lovely morning at this iconic bridge! Stunning setting in an out-of-the-way spot. We enjoyed every moment!

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Brendan M
I am in cong village and would like to find the leam bridge and white o mornin . Any diving instructions gratefully received
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