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Nice for a walk

We were down in Kilmainham so we walked down to the memorial gardens. Its set in a lovely parkland... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
veracrake
Thought provoking

A good place to visit and well with it. Well looked after location that respectful acknowledges... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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 9 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 8 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
Thank René A
Reviewed 28 October 2018

After visiting Kilmainham Gaol, my sister and I made the short trek to this park. It is very nice and well maintained. I highly recommend taking a stroll in this park if you have time. We went during Oct, so the flowers weren't in full...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MGB_028
Reviewed 27 October 2018

It was a beautiful place to eat our lunch and just enjoy the beauty. Although it was fall you could just imagine the beauty in summer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 13 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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