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If you happen to be walking by...

Take a look at the statue- but not worth going out of your way. It just adds a nice ambiance to a... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Miami, Florida
A camp statue on a busy pavement

It is great that the birthplace of Arthur Guinness has erected a statue to him in Celbridge, Co... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Bernard M
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15 Jun 2018
“If you happen to be walking by...”
13 Jan 2018
“A camp statue on a busy pavement”
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Take a look at the statue- but not worth going out of your way. It just adds a nice ambiance to a stroll down Main Street in Celbridge

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

It is great that the birthplace of Arthur Guinness has erected a statue to him in Celbridge, Co. Kildare. It stands in the middle of the pavement/sidewalk of the mainstreet. I cannot judge the artistic merit, but it seemed to me a little bit camp,...More

Thank Bernard M
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Situated on the Main St outside a Chinese Takeaway the statue bears an uncanny resemblance to former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern.

1  Thank MrsDKildare
Reviewed 15 July 2017

nice statue, close to castletown inn pub and car park.........good place to take few photos.....and read bit of the wonderful history of celbridge, maynooth and leixlip.............he was born in duck pub 100m away, close to liffey bridge......his grave his in ardclough 4 miles away...........follow the...More

Thank tomhannon
Reviewed 5 July 2017

How can you not like the statue of the man responsible for the beer? I had to have my picture taken with the statue.

1  Thank Bernie O
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Located on Main Street Celbridge, the status of Arthur Guinness initially struck me as somewhat short, until I realised that it is more likely down to two perceptions on my part. Most statues are on pedestals and meant to dominate a landscape in some way...More

1  Thank declanh64
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I do not like where this statue is situated . i would prefer to have it in a corner of its own.It is at the top of the town on the edge of the footpath facing out to the road .It looks very artificial and...More

1  Thank clohanes
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