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Meagher Statue honors great Irish and American military person

Really didn't know anything about this person but on the tour the guide gave history of Meagher and... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Glen W
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Kiev, Ukraine
Great piece of history

The walking tour includes this and the history is incredible. Loved listening to a rebel history... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Ellen D
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Meaghers quay | River Front, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Really didn't know anything about this person but on the tour the guide gave history of Meagher and his influence on Irish and American history. What a life? Very interesting character. Interested to know more about him and maybe find a biography of him.

Thank Glen W
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

The walking tour includes this and the history is incredible. Loved listening to a rebel history story that I hadn't heard before! A must do when visiting.

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I was impressed at this statue, it has been hidden by tree branches but as you get closer, it’s beauty amazes the onlookers. It’s one of the rare statues one may find.

Thank Setlhomo R
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The walking tour of Waterford was excellent and would highly recommend it. The history of the town is very interesting and want to return and see the museums and maybe the Greenway, as I was only there for a few hours I was limited but...More

Thank art699
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Meagher was an Irish rebel and Union general who recruited the Irish Brigade in the Civil War. Interesting to see the connection.

Thank ktrip2016
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Its just a statue, but it is to honour one of the great hero's of the War of Independence, 170 years ago. Thomas Francis Meather was the man who designed the Irish Flag - Green, White and Gold, the white signalling the hope of peace...More

Thank rebelcitygirl
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Every time I go to Waterford, I like to visit this statue for 10 minutes. It is located at a busy corner across from the Quay. So, what is interesting about Thomas Meagher? He was an Irishman who participated in the 1848 movement for a...More

Thank K2indy
Reviewed 23 May 2018

During a guided tour of Ireland we stopped in Waterford and our tour director pointed out this statue. Since we were running late, I did not have a chance to walk by and get a closer look, just through the bus window. It's an impressive...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

You will pass this state if you walk the Quay or do a tour of the Viking Triangle. It is a very impressive state of Thomas Francis Meagher, an Irish hero. Meager had a very interesting life. He took part in the Irish Rebellion of...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Wonderful walk along meaghers quay. You see the statue of Thomas Francis and turn into the Viking Triangle. Lots to see with the Viking Museums there as well

Thank mary w
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