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Georgian: Merrion Square Townhouses (II)

Notice how this house is five windows wide! It would have been very prestigious indeed. There was a clear social hierarchy based upon how many "bays" your house possessed. Pity those whose Georgian...
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yooperprof
Aug 03, 2013

Merrion Square

I had learned during my 1st 6 days in Ireland that you take advantage of good weather when you have it so after checking into my hotel just north of Merrion Square, I headed into the Archbishop Ryan...
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Dabs
Jul 27, 2009

Merrion Square

Merrion Square, the best Georgian square in Dublin... sublime architecture and the famous colourful irish doors. Georgian architecture was fairly rigid and unform, so people used colourful doors to...
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call_me_rhia
Aug 27, 2008

Merrion Square

Merrion Square is another lovely park in the city not to far away from St Stephen's green. At the weekends you will find artists selling their paintings on the railings right around the park..from...
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IrishFem
Mar 03, 2005

Merrion Square

Merrion Square is probably Dublin's best-known Georgian Square. It was developed around 1770, in the heart of the Georgian period, with the famed doorfronts among the most iconic aspects of the...
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sarahandgareth
Aug 06, 2004

Georgian Dublin - Merrion Square

Amidst the hustle and bustle of modern Dublin there are still reminders of a past that was more elegant. Merrion Square is an impressive Georgian square with typivcal four storey terrace houses, each...
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ChrsStrl
Jul 30, 2004

Merrion Square

escape from the busy bustle in quiet and beautiful Merrion Square. During the 18th century this delightful city garden was laid out in between a perfect example of typical Georgian houses. Quite...
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tvdm
Sep 21, 2003

Merrion Square

Walk around the park and you'll see the best collection of Georgian architecture (those famous doors) in the city. In the park, I noticed the flowers are well-kept. You'll also be impressed with the...
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acemj
Jun 07, 2003

Merrion Square

Yet another heaven of peace inside Dublin’s city center, Merrion Square Park is surrounded by my favorite Georgian buildings of the city. It also constitutes a remarkable place in witch to practice a...
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agarcia
Mar 23, 2003

Merrion Square

Merrion Square Merrion Square is the grandest of the city's great set-piece squares. The park in the centre is owned by the Catholic Church, which has leased it to the city. It is a beautifully...
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jenna24
Aug 25, 2002

MERRION SQUARE

One of Dublins more famous addresses, famed for its Georgian architecture and colourful doors. It also has a nice garden in the middle of the square
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Dec 13, 2003
 
 
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National Gallery of Ireland

During our visit the gallery was partially closed as it is currently going through a refurbishment programme. There were a few rooms open with both permanent collection exhibits and temporary...
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Leinster House

The grand Georgian Leinster house, was originally known as Kildare House after James Fitzgerald, the Earl of Kildare, who had the house built between 1745-47. When he became the Duke of Leinster in...
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National Library of Ireland

We made a visit to the National Library. There were two entrances and we made a visit to the WWI exhibition and then moved to the main library and explored the Irish family history records. The staff...
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Government Buildings

I came a cross this majestic building to find the gate closed and guarded. A sign in Gaelic "Tithe an Rialtais" and in English "Government Buildings," was on the gate with information about tours you...
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Number 29

Do you want to see a tipycal georgian house and know how a family lived in the XVIII century? Then come to Merrion Square, and in one corner you can visit the number 29. You have to enter through the...
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Trinity College

Trinity College was founded in 1592 as the "mother" of a new university, modelled after the collegiate universities of Oxford and of Cambridge. It is one of the seven ancient universities of Britain...
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