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Charles S. Parnell Monument

Dublin_s O'Connell Square, Dublin, Ireland
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Historical Irish Politician

The statue commemorating this important historical Irish figure stands proud at the top of... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
David D
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Devon, United Kingdom
Road worthy

I made a point of seeing this monument because I love the work of its sculptor, Dublin born... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
fslj2
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The statue commemorating this important historical Irish figure stands proud at the top of O'Connell Street and boarders Parnell Square. Parnell died aged 45 he championed Home Rule for Ireland The statue stands on a plinth facing down O'Connell Street it has a tall obelisk...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I made a point of seeing this monument because I love the work of its sculptor, Dublin born, Augustus Saint - Gaudens. It's in the middle of O'Connell Street and is, at present surrounded by traffic and minor roadworks. In consequence, it's hard to see...More

Thank fslj2
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This statue lies at the top end of O'Connell Street and is easily accessible. It gives you all the information you require about Charles S Parnell which makes interesting reading and great if you have a guide book to accompany them all.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This statue stands at the opposite end of O'Connell Street to that of Daniel O'Connell and is a fitting tribute to the memory of Parnell.

Thank Redsionnach
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Clearly shows the importance of Parnell to the Irish people. This monument sits where Parnell Street joins O'Connell street and makes a fantastic landmark for navigating!

Thank dianne m
Reviewed 8 June 2016

An Irish nationalist politician and one of the most powerful figures in the British House of Commons in the 1880s, its doubtful that he is held in similar regard to the Liberator whose monument graces the southern end of O'Connell Street. He was an important...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

He means a lot to the Irish people, but not to many tourists though. He fought for an Irish Parliament in Dublin not run in England. This statue stands at the top of the famous O'Connell street.

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This obelisk-shaped monument located at the north end of O'Connell Street, and honoring Parnell, the leader of the Home Rule Party, is one of the most unremarkable things to see in Dublin. As such, my spouse and I used it only as a landmark for...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Charles Stewart Parnel was born in1846 and died in 1891. He was an Irish nationalist political leader, land reform agitator, and the founder and leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party. This is a cool monument to him at the end of O'Connell Street in Dublin....More

Thank ClintPage
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Beautiful monument to a man and politician who was respected by all (which is rare for his time frame). This is without a doubt my favorite monument in Dublin.

Thank Erik K
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