Dublin City

  1. Geological Museum

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Geology is the science of the study of the earth, its life and processes that have given rise to its present structure. The Geological Museum, in Trinity College Dublin, tells this story. Read more

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  2. Arthur Griffith

    Dublin City, Dublin

    A statue of Arthur Griffith, the founder of the Sinn Fein party and the president of the Provisional Government of the new Irish Free State of 1922, stands in the garden of Leinster House in Dublin. Read more

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  3. Charles Stewart Parnell

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Charles Stewart Parnell was the leader of the Irish Party in the House of Commons in London and in 1879 became the president of the Irish Land League. A bronze statue on O'Connell Street, Dublin commemorates him. Read more

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  4. Edmund Burke

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Edmund Burke(12 January 1729– 1797) was a political philosopher and orator, and is generally viewed as the philosophical founder of modern Conservatism. He was born on Arran quay in Dublin. There is a monument to him at Trinity College, Dublin. Read more

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  5. Henry Grattan

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Henry Grattan, leader of the Independent Irish Parliament of 1783-1800, is commemorated by monuments to him in various parts of Dublin city including: College Green, Rotunda, City Hall and Cork Street. Read more

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  6. James Clarence Mangan

    Dublin City, Dublin

    James Clarence Mangan (1 May 1803 - June 1849) was an Irish poet born in Dublin. A bronze bust of the poet stands in St Stephens Green in Dublin. Read more

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  7. James Larkin

    Dublin City, Dublin

    James Larkin was a dock worker and then trade union organiser in Belfast and Dublin. He was the founder of the Irish Transport and General Workers Union. There is a monument to him on O'Connell street in Dublin. Read more

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  8. Jeremiah O Donovan Rossa

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa was born in 1831. He was an active Fenian leader and died in 1915. He is buried in Glasnevin and a monument in St Stephen's Green, designed by S Murphy, is dedicated to him. Read more

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  9. Sir Dominic Corrigan

    Dublin City, Dublin

    Sir Dominic Corrigan was a physician specialising in diseases of the aorta. He is famous for discovering 'Corrigans Disease', 'Corrigans Pulse' and 'Corrigans Button'. There is a statue of him in the Great Hall, Royal College of Physicians. Read more

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  10. Sphere With Sphere

    Dublin City, Dublin

    'Sphere With Sphere' is the name of the spectacular bronze Globe situated outside the Main Library in Trinity College Dublin. Read more

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