Irish Hunger Memorial

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Facility:Irish Hunger Memorial
Description:Memorial to the events leading the Great Irish Famine of 1845-1852. The memorial is situated on 1/2 acre overlooking the Hudson River. A passageway leads through a tunnel lined with quotes about contemporary world hunger issues. The path then leads upward through a replica of an ruined Irish cottage and is lined with stones from all 32 counties of Ireland. At the top of the path, a view can be seen of the water. The landscape is reminiscent of Ireland.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:Vesey St and North End Ave
Address 2:
City:New York
State/Province:NY
Zip Code:10282
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:See website
Admission:Free
Telephone:(212) 267-9700
Website:http://bpcparks.org/whats-here/parks/irish-hunger-memorial/
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