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Statue of the Famous Man

Located just off of O'Connell street, down and opposite the GPO this is a life sized statue of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew R
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A remarkable statue

I have passed by this statute countless times, at first I dismissed it as one of the many statues... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Setlhomo R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located just off of O'Connell street, down and opposite the GPO this is a life sized statue of the famous Author. Certainly worth a photo stop when in the area

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

James Joyce' statue, on Earl Street, a few steps off O'Connell Street in Dublin is a favorite of locals and tourists alike. I have been there many times and invariably Dubliners are sitting around its base. It is artistically, yet realistically done, and captures facets...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

I have passed by this statute countless times, at first I dismissed it as one of the many statues littering Dublin, then I noticed this one was bit different. It had an underlying message. It carries a message that you, I and any explorer would...More

Thank Setlhomo R
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

A fun short stop spot in the middle of the shopping centre. A pleasant surprise, as he melts away in the scenery. With a look on his like he belongs there, the statue makes an honourable tribute to the great author.

Thank Bregje H
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is a nice statue to one of Ireland's most famous sons, writer of the famous novel Ulysses amongst many other works.

Thank Steve57C
Reviewed June 30, 2018

I love the increasing number of bronze statues I am seeing around the world. Most, make great photo ops. This sculpture depicts James Joyce as the dapper, stylish, witty and fun gentleman he was.

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed June 3, 2018

I think everyone should stop by this entertaining statue of James Joyce, it is right off O'Connell street at Earl Street. The statue is not your typical granite statue but one that invites you to be entertained.

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Probably mostly for the James Joyce fans, but it was a great photo opportunity near O'Connell Street.

Thank Diana K
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Another statue that relates to Ireland's history. A great photo opportunity and meeting point. You can't miss it.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

(About Homers' The Odyssey) then it's a thrill to run across this statue of the Great James Joyce. Probably even more of a thrill for a super literate fan. Impress your friends by revealing that Mr. Joyce's middle name is "Augustine Aloysius".

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