Did you know that the statue of Oscar Wilde is not painted but created from 5 different types of stone? The group also includes a statue of Oscar’s pregnant wife Constance and the torso of Dionysus.
There are 14 statues and sculptures in Merrion Square. People pass by them every day without giving them a second thought. They cover all aspects of Irish culture from the arts to war and rebellion. This revealing tour will tell the stories behind each of the works and reveal the hidden symbolism created by the artist.
START POINT: Oscar Wilde Statue, Merrion Square Park, Dublin 2
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