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The Irish Memorial Monument

3/5
1 Reviews
Monument
Open Open 24 hours
Address: 100 S. Front Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

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A place to commemorate the Irish coming to North America, many tourists came

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  • UriusT
    UriusT
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    the pain of a people

    The sculpture is moving, emotionally gripping and beautiful. It is easily accessible as it is right in the center of Philly. It tells the story of a people who were victims of genocide and ethnic cle...

    Reviewed on /Date(1609988725000+0800)/
  • podrozniczka60
    podrozniczka60
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    Strickingly beautiful monument.

    This site constitutes to me, arguably, one of the most expressive and striking monuments in Philadelphia. It commemorates the victims of 19th century potato famine in Ireland. The composition is deepl...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578656372000+0800)/
  • Andrew-Leakey
    Andrew-Leakey
    Leigh, United Kingdom
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    Poignant on potatoes

    I found this very moving as I knew very little of the famines in Ireland. The stone explainers are beautifully done. The sculpture is unusual with so many figures. But they all tell a story. Just stum...

    Reviewed on /Date(1568413815000+0800)/
  • StevenD_FranklinTN
    StevenD_FranklinTN
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    Unexpected Historic Treasure

    Honestly we were not seeking this park-like memorial gardens with an amazing large sculpture depicting the challenges of Irish Immigrants arriving in America. The park/gardens stretch across and above...

    Reviewed on /Date(1567323801000+0800)/
  • 33nancyl
    33nancyl
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    Wonderful surprise

    Wonderful surprise. Loved the monument and flag and all that it stands for. It is too bad a homeless tent is very close and makes you wonder about the area.

    Reviewed on /Date(1562407675000+0800)/

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