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This main bridge spanning the Liffey River is wider than it is long.
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Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got dropped off here by coach the morning we arrived, nice looking bridge spanning the river liffey. It gets lit up at night, if you're taking a walk through the city after dark you could get some nice pics.

Thank neilgt4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are beautiful view from the bridge, easy to walk around the city with lots to do! This city is busy, much like Boston, if you would like something a little less, try a trip to Galway.

Thank moffett5
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Spanning the River Liffey, O'Connell Bridge connects O'Connell Street with D'Olier Street, Westmoreland Street and the south quays. Built in the 1700s and named the Carlisle Bridge it was renamed in the late 1800s as O'Connell Bridge after Irish nationalst leader Daniel O'Connell.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Nothing spectacular, but a good photo op place ,, views on the river specially at night are quite nice , can’t say you need to go , but if in area and want a photo , it’s nice ...

Thank MarPelletier
Reviewed 3 October 2017

As I walked over this crowded beautiful bridge, I felt my ancestors with me. Dublin is a fascinating, lively city both on the North and South of the Liffey. Going back soon!!!

Thank dijaber
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

O'Connell St. Bridge is a major point in Dublin. This is actually a crucial point in navigation of the City. The River LIffey is central to Dublin and runs east and west, which naturally divides the City of Dublin to North and South. The O'Connell...More

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

O'Connell Bridge, formerly the Carlisle Bridge, links Dublin's north and south sides across the River Liffey at the southern end of O'Connell Street. It is a perfect square with classical railings and arches. It is a very, very busy thoroughfare with both vehicles and pedestrians....More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 27 August 2017

O'Connell is one of the major bridges that crosses the River Liffey. The bridge is steeped in history. It is a great place for photographs, especially at night when the lights are shining in this beautiful capital city.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

There is a river called luffy river which divided the Dublin city center into two parts and bridges play an important role that connected two sides O Connell bridge is the main bridge and it is also the biggest one the view on the bridge...More

Thank 林美麗
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This bridge spans the Liffey and is always busy connecting the north with the south side along O'Connell street and with O'Connell Statue overlooking it.

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
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