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Maam Crodd Road, Oughterard, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by on our way to Cong since we are all John Wayne fans and loved the Quiet Man movie. I nice stop and a very picturesque stop!

Thank MT1
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My wife indulged me by allowing me to put this on our must stop list. Of course The Quiet Man is one of my favorite movies and it was so much fun just to stop and take a look. Parking is just before the bridge,...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 24 September 2018

If you are fan of "Quiet Man" movie. this is one of many film locations in the area... must visit. It has been renovated in last years but you can easy recognize it.

Thank Roberto M
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This bridge became famous in the film The Quiet Man starring John Wayne and Maureen OHarra. It is areally structure miles from nowhere on the road to Clifden in Donegal. Loads of folk stop to get their picture taken

Thank Kenny L
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Accidentally came across this bridge! Too cute not to stop! Love everything Quiet Man related so if you like that, then find this bridge on your way out exploring Connemara!

Thank Craic99
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

If you like the movie st all, this is a good place to stop. Easy to get to, too. If you don’t know (or don’t like) the movie, it’s still a good stop. This is a beautiful example of a historical stone bridge, quintessential Irish....More

1  Thank DonFD
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Well, if you pass by this road, it is worth to stop and take a picture, nothing special but the title of an old movie with John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. The whole village of Cong lives today on remembering this movie.

Thank Alphaghana
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Always thought the film was done entirely in Mayo but obviously not. For the movie buffs and die hard John Wayne fans, this is a must visit. It's a nice old bridge.

Thank AlanMerrins
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Connemara where the movie with John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara made the Quiet Man was a dream come true. We had a wonderful guide tell us all about the village and the movie and several times on the tour of the town we the people...More

2  Thank William H
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Just loved John Wayne and Maureen Ohara movies so we couldn't pass this spot up. Bridge is very close to main road. Nice picnic and pullover spot for cars. Awesome views! I had to see it.. it was worth it. :)

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Response from 07Michael-QLD-1551 |
It is away from Cong (where the Quiet Man museum is). It is a little past Oughterard on the way to Clifden (n59). There is a turnoff from the n59 signposted Leam. It's only a short distance from the turnoff.
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