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No plaque so didn’t know who it was...

... until the man on the hop-on-hop-off bus said something. And I still really do not know who... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Frodomania
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Los Altos, California
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Guarding an entrance into St Stephen's Green

Wolfe Tone, in full Theobald Wolfe Tone, born June 20, 1763, Dublin, and died Nov. 19, 1798... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
dgbg100106
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Galveston, Texas
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

... until the man on the hop-on-hop-off bus said something. And I still really do not know who WolfTone is, other than a band. Rather a modern take on a 17th/18th century person. Nice sculpture, but I couldn’t find a name plaque for the life...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Wolfe Tone, in full Theobald Wolfe Tone, born June 20, 1763, Dublin, and died Nov. 19, 1798. Irish republican and rebel who sought to overthrow English rule in Ireland and who led a French military force to Ireland during the insurrection of 1798. This is...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

As a whole with the stones in the background and Famine sculpture behind, it was a wonderful statue. I enjoyed the wholeness of the several square feet area.Background stones really contributes to the statue. Also, Famine Memorial, there were some debris around, I don't know...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed 11 March 2018

On the edge of St Stephen’s Green is the statue of Theobald Wolfe Tone who was a leading Irish revolutionary figure and one of the founding members of the United Irishmen. The statue was designed in 1967 by Irish sculptor Edward Delaney and has depicted...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Given what Wolfe Tone achieved this statue is a rather glad homage to the man. The ‘Father of Irish Republicanism’ probably deserves something which looks less sad. Make your own mind up and visit it.

Thank DublinWelcomesAll
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I really liked the spot where this statue is located, right at the entrance of St. Stephen's Green. It is a tall, bronze statue of one of Irish icons and it gives the spot a sense of grandiosity. The statue has a lot of detail...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

St. Steven's Green is a park choc full of people and kids, but fyi nut life the make historical busts and statues throughout the park.

Thank OurCaptiva
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We were on a walking tour of Dublin and visited St. Stephen's Green. The Wolfe Tone Statue is located at one of the entrances to the park. We thought it was unique. The statue is flanked by columns of stone. Take a look behind the...More

Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The statue is somewhat forbidding in this strangely neglected corner of Saint Stephen's. You will notice that the face is sculpted in fine detail whereas the body is a kind of amorphous hulk. If you approach the statue from the rear You'll note there's something...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Unlike what the map indicates, this statue stands at the south eastern corner of St. Stephens green park. The figure is considered highly as one of the earliest call for the Irish liberation. And he assisted in arming rebellions. Interesting history.

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