O'connell Monument

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  • Address: North Inner City, Dublin, Ireland
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Monument, Family And Kids

The O’ Connell Monument in Dublin is an important landmark that is dedicated to the “Liberator” Daniel O’Connell (1775-1847) after whom the street was renamed after independence of Ireland. He was an Irish political leader who fought for Catholic emancipation. Erected in 1862, this monument was given shape by John Henry Foley, a leading sculptor of the day. The monument is surmounted by the figure of O’Connell with a heavy limestone base carved with personifications of Patriotism, Fidelity, Courage and Eloquence. There are also figures that represent O’Connell’s labours and triumphs.

  • Entry is free.

  • By Bus station: Dublin (Batchelors Walk)

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  • O'connell Monument Address: North Inner City, Dublin, Ireland
  • O'connell Monument Timing: 24-hrs
  • O'connell Monument Price: Free
  • Best time to visit O'connell Monument(preferred time): 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit O'connell Monument: 00:30 Mins
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  • 1.23% of people who visit Dublin include O'connell Monument in their plan

  • 50% of people start their O'connell Monument visit around 4 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see O'connell Monument

Monday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting O'connell Monument

People normally club together The Governor And Co Of Bank Of Ireland and Irish National War Memorial Gardens while planning their visit to O'connell Monument.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • We went during Christmas and it was nicely light up! Very safe place to walk around and take pictures. It is at the heart of Dublin, on the main street so you can't miss it.

  • Iconic land Mark of a great past leader present leaders should look at them selves and learn a few things from this man he must be turning in his grave the way our present leaders are running the country.

  • Good landmark to navigate by, and also worth a walk around to view the figures around the base. Look closely to see bullet holes from the 1916 rising.

  • Very remarkable, including the bullet holes and the surrounding area.

  • Nice statue. In here everywhere. Little busy. Traffic very cautious

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