Garden of Remembrance, Dublin Photos

The Garden of Remembrance on O'Connell Street, Dublin comprises pools and monuments memorializing those who fought for Irish Independence during:
1798 rebellion of Society of United Irishmen;
1803 rebellion of Robert Emmet;
1848 rebellion of Young Ireland;
1867 rising of Fenian Brotherhood;
1916 Easter Rising of Irish Volunteers & Irish Citizen Army; and
1919-21 Irish War of Independence of Irish Republican Army.

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Garden of Remembrance commemorates those who fought for freedom of Ireland. Dublin, Ireland.Cruciform pool of Garden of Remembrance with symbolic mosaic of discarded weapons on bottom of flowing river. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance on site where leaders of Easter Rising were held for a night before being sent to execution. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance pool adopting Celtic custom wherein at end of war weapons were cast into river to signify peace. Dublin, Ireland.
Garden of Remembrance (1966) (Parnell Square) commemorates those who fought for freedom of Ireland. Dublin, Ireland. Architect: Dáithí Hanly.Cruciform pool of Garden of Remembrance with symbolic mosaic of discarded weapons on bottom of flowing river. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance on site where leaders of Easter Rising were held for a night before being sent to execution. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance pool adopting Celtic custom wherein at end of war weapons were cast into river to signify peace. Dublin, Ireland.
Celtic weapons peace mosaic in symbolic pool at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance rises to Children of Lir sculpture. Dublin, Ireland.Children of Lir sculpture by Oisín Kelly at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Children of Lir sculpture symbolizing rebirth & resurrection at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.
Celtic weapons peace mosaic in symbolic pool at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance rises to Children of Lir sculpture. Dublin, Ireland.Children of Lir sculpture (1971) by Oisín Kelly at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Children of Lir sculpture symbolizing rebirth & resurrection at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.
Rising geese detail of Children of Lir sculpture at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance entrance dedication. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance fence with Irish harp, curved trumpet & sword symbols. Dublin, Ireland.
Rising geese detail of Children of Lir sculpture at Garden of Remembrance. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance entrance dedication. Dublin, Ireland.Garden of Remembrance fence with Irish harp, curved trumpet & sword symbols. Dublin, Ireland.

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