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Address: Arthur's Quay, Limerick, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 61 317 522
Description:

A bucolic refuge situated amidst the bustle of downtown Limerick.

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Leaves a little to the imagination...

I usually walk through the park if the weather is nice. There seems to be a large number of young adults hanging around the area often. There is an abandon building that sits on... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
skydeeva
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Lanham, Maryland
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Limerick, Ireland
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98 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Nice views from here of the river and of John's castle. The city does make an effort and plant flowers and so on. However, I pass here everyday and it is very run down, some young people and middle aged people drinking alcohol ... while none has ever bothered me here it just isn't a place for tourists to hang... More 

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Thank LimerickAdventurer
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609 reviews
291 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

A hometown location not much to see here . By the river is a nice view though . Wouldn't be the best park in the area at all . Meh

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Scottsdale
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44 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Lovely place to pass the time, watch the boats on the river, and engage with locals. Close to the merchants at Arthurs Quay it's also a fine place to picnic.

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Thank Andrea M
Limerick
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30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This park, since its inception, has been something of a disaster. Where to even begin... First of all, it is tiny, it is barely even a park, most of it is concrete. It's one saving feature is its location next to the Shannon where you can get great photos of the river and King Johns Castle. Other than that there... More 

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1 Thank Rory F
Lanham, Maryland
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I usually walk through the park if the weather is nice. There seems to be a large number of young adults hanging around the area often. There is an abandon building that sits on the corner and there always seems to be a number of people during dusk. When the carnival comes to town, it changes quite a bit.

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Thank skydeeva
Pittstown, New Jersey
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112 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Quaint Park and museum. Worth the trip. The art gallery was very interesting. The staff in the gift shop were very nice.

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Thank LEnore S
Dublin, Ireland
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511 reviews
174 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

This is in a great location on the quay side with great views over the river but unfortunately, it needs a little care and attention. It would be a nice place to sit out and have lunch during the day (weather permitting) but there's not a very pleasant fell about the place. A number of buses stop around here so... More 

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Thank Professor_Sparrow
Limerick, Ireland
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173 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015

A meeting place for heroin addicts and drunks. And that is just during the daytime. Best viewed from a distance if you are at the tourist office or waiting for the bus.

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1 Thank 186621Johnm
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45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

A small concrete park in the middle of the city, has fantastic view if you have your camera handy. It has a lot of potential, though the seats in the centre face the wrong direction, so you sit looking at the traffic pass instead of into the park.

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Thank scrattletrap
Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

Even though I'm not from Limerick I know the area pretty well because I used to commute from Nenagh to Limerick every day when I was in LTC doing my Leaving Cert. There is absolutely no reason for anyone to want to spend time here unless you are waiting on a bus like I used to. It is a very... More 

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