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The People's Gallery

7 Meenan Square | Bogside, Derry BT48 9EX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7137 3842
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History in Art

THere are numerous murals and paintings on the sides of buildings depicting the tragedies of Derry... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
csarchibald
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San Marcos, California
Bogside Artists

Absolutely brilliant murals painted and upkept by the Bogside Artists, well worth visiting... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
joanderry
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Derry city
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The People's Gallery is recognized as one of Derry's main tourist sites. It depicts over three decades of conflict and is visited by many thousands of tourists each year. It was created by the three men known as The Bogside Artists
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30 Aug 2017
“History in Art”
4 Jul 2017
“Bogside Artists”
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7 Meenan Square | Bogside, Derry BT48 9EX, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7137 3842

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

THere are numerous murals and paintings on the sides of buildings depicting the tragedies of Derry. This area is very moving and reminds us that peace is fragile.

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Absolutely brilliant murals painted and upkept by the Bogside Artists, well worth visiting, actually not to be missed , history in paintings , think you can buy a book now outlining which each mural represents

Thank joanderry
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Not much doing in the town of Derry. If, however you are bored, you might want to make this walk. ....or skip it.

Thank BigoBoca
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We took in the murals in the Bogside as part of our tour with Derry Guided Tours. It was great to have a local telling us about the people behind the murals

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Every Mural has it's own story to tell, what a tragic place this "Bogside" the Paratroopers have still so much to answer for and certainly the Powers in Westminister have so much to answer for.

Thank Paddy3716
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The murals tell a story and the best way to get that story is by the Mural artists. Check out their walking tour if you can.

Thank Hallie G
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The real haunting aspect of this and other murals here is their strange and terrible familiarity. I have seen similar work all over the world from Vietnam to Australia, from China to France. Why is it that the face of violence becomes the image of...More

Thank Gonagynn68
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Went down to city to get some work done ,I had to get a few repairs done to my heart ,the people down there are the best I have ever met .I met a man down in the heart ward .Danny mac, I only new...More

Thank William E
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Interesting artwork that tells a story. I took a stroll around and got a view pictures. Looking at the history after certainly brought it home of what the people of Ireland have been through

Thank Captivatedoutdoors
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We visited this place with reverence cause we saw the Troubles images.in TV in our childhood, The pictures brought a lump to our throats and was spontaneous speaking with one of the Bogside Artists I think Kevin and shake hands. Then we visited Bogside Murals...More

Thank marco c
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