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Boston Irish Famine Memorial, Boston
(3.8/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web)
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  • We came upon this memorial as we walked the city and paid our respects to an important part of history. 
  • While walking the Freedom Trail in Boston you can find this memorial across the street from the Old Corner Bookstore. It is an important and moving memorial to "An Gorta Mor" or "The Great Hunger," as...  more »
  • This very touching memorial makes one think about tougher times and the difficulties in getting adjusted to the US. They state there that Irish could not apply to jobs when they were new to the countr...  more »
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  • I like the monument...but I think the bad side is when drinkers don't respect it.
  • Moving Memorial. Make sure to read all the plaques
  • The memorial is OK to look at but the surrounding area seems to attrack street drinkers.
  • Interesting bit of history, the famine was not just about food it was about class.
  • Not much to this memorial but it serves its purpose with a few statues and relevant history