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Ok.. but a lot around it

It’s an ok monument to take a pic at but there’s a lot of stuff around it as far as bars and other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Spartacus X
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Nice statue

An impressive statue in the middle the Road. Dominates the view as you crossing the river. Nice... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Laurence B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s an ok monument to take a pic at but there’s a lot of stuff around it as far as bars and other sights

Thank Spartacus X
Reviewed 1 week ago

Daniel O'Connell was known as the Emancipator. He started the Irish on their road to freedom in the early 19th century. After O'Connell, Catholics were free to do many things, including sit in the British parliament in Westminster. His statue was unveiled in 1882. It's...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

`O' Connel was one of the greatest leaders in Ireland. The statue is impressive and when passing by, it is worthwhile to take a moment and learn about his role in history.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the great statues I have come across in my life time. It stand tall in the O’Connell street, sadly there wasn’t a tour guide around, I would have loved to know what inspired this monument, the controversies and all. It’s a...More

Thank Setlhomo R
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

An impressive statue in the middle the Road. Dominates the view as you crossing the river. Nice to look at.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This bronze on granite plinth and limestone, 40-feet in height, monument commemorates Daniel O’Connell (1775-1847), an Irish national leader and liberator of Catholic Ireland. There are about 40 30 figures and symbols on this monument. I don’t know the intended meaning of the many people...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We visited on Sunday the first time and it was crowded and people were sitting all over the monument, I could not get a clear picture. When we went by it again on Thursday there was no one around and I could get a photo...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The history of Dublin city is amazing. There are lots of places that are within walking distance from the city center that tell the history in detail

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

The O’Connell Monument is a large interesting structure serving as a tribute to leadership during the uprising. I was able to see the bullet holes that someone else discussed, you can find out more of the Irish hx and wars during the castle guided tour.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This was the biggest and most impressive of all the statues in Dublin. The black marble accentuated the levels, and made it look majestic. Right in the middle of the street on the river.

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