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Address: Fair Hill, Killarney, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-64-31633

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Beautiful but what is it about

There needs to be a bit more explained in clear English. Not sure what this statue is all about. Seems that there needs to be something explained.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 June 2016
Daniel S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

There needs to be a bit more explained in clear English. Not sure what this statue is all about. Seems that there needs to be something explained.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

I noticed this statue and learnt about it mostly from the tripadvisor review. It is indeed beautiful in its simplicity but not spectacular in its form. It does not convey its own message to its full potential.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2013

The Speir Bhean (Spirit Woman) monument is a commissioned statue in Killarney town honouring Kerry's four leading Gaelic poets. The word monument to me makes you think big, it's a statue on top of a plinth and smaller than I thought it would be. If you are in Killarney near the Friary you will probably pass it and not even... More 

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