The Irish Famine Memorial is located on the Freedom Trail near Borders books store. The memorial commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Irish Famine. Many Irish immigrated to Boston during this time.
Today, the Irish have nothing to fear as there are several Pubs within walking distance of the memorial. God Bless America.
Washington and School Street
Celebrating Boston's Irish heritage -- the new memorial to the Great Hunger (AN GORTA MOR) which occurred in Ireland in the mid-nineteenth century and became a major cause of emigration from the western regions of Eire...