O'Connell Street, Dublin

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Walk the city's main promenade, O'Connell Street, just as Dubliners have been doing since the 1600s. Boutiques and pubs line the thoroughfare and stay filled with visitors and locals for most of the day. Grab a seat and a pint to people-watch. Notice the architecture, a blend of historic 18th- and 19th-century facades with modern additions, such as the Dublin Spire. At the lower end of the street, you'll find a statue commemorating its namesake Daniel O'Connell, the famous nationalist. Plan trip to Dublin with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • Ireland’s history is one of a struggle against British occupation, discrimination and oppression. A walk down O’Connell St. early this morning introduces some of their heroes from the struggles as wel...  more »
  • O'Connell Street is a busy street. There are many restaurants, fast food such as Burger King, McDonald's, Subway etc. and many clothing shops.  more »
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