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"Follow Me" Rory Gallagher

A must see for any music fan visiting Ballyshannon. This a fantastically detailed statue of the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Ben M
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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
via mobile
Brilliant

Everyone who loves Music needs to see this beautiful Statue of the late Rory Gallagher . He was a... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Deaglàn P
via mobile
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  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Main St, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

A must see for any music fan visiting Ballyshannon. This a fantastically detailed statue of the late great Irish blues/rock guitarist and singer Rory Gallagher.

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Everyone who loves Music needs to see this beautiful Statue of the late Rory Gallagher . He was a world famous guitarist and was born in Ballyshannon.

Thank Deaglàn P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Lovely piece of work and worth taking a good look at as it is so detailed. A famous Son who is also famed in my County.

Thank EmerCork_Ireland
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

It is a famous landmark of Ballyshannon and therefore needs to be ticked off the list. Tricky to park up as it's in the centre of a busy through road but take the time to stop and have a photo.

Thank theharrogatelady
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The statute in the centre plaza of Ballyshannon, oft referred to as "The Diamond" is a life size and realistic effigy of the world famous guitarist, and most popular with visitors who wish to take a selfie with their idol. It is easily accessible and...More

Thank StanleyM53
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Statue is a magnificent piece of art. Have a photo taken at it made our weekend. The Rory Gallagher festival certainly in the premier division as far a s small festivals go. Well organised with a super selection of rock and blues music. Irish Tourist...More

Thank Sean_Steinbeck
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

He was born here so why not honour the big man with a fine statue of him in his prime. Right in the middle of town, he looks mighty fine, photo pending as it was too dark tonight!

Thank Rooombiter
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Cool to have got selfie with Rory G statue! Lovely clean area, friendly people, actually offering to take our pic with RoryG Love it 😎

Thank MagsR99
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This was a fantastic experience and a must for anyone who likes Rory Gallagher's music. This small town has to put up with (for 3 days) a flood of people from all over the world congregating in their town at this statue of Rory Gallagher...More

Thank emily114
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

First saw Rory when I was a teenager at Birmingham Town Hall, I have listened to his music all of my adult life. I still have the original vinyls of three of his albums, to me this was a musical pilgrimage, from the first note...More

Thank spooley55
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