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Address: Ballina, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 96 70848

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Superb in concept and realization

We came specifically to this part of Ireland to see this sculpture trail and in particular to see the pedestrian bridge created by George Trakas, and internationally recognized... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 January 2016
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

We came specifically to this part of Ireland to see this sculpture trail and in particular to see the pedestrian bridge created by George Trakas, and internationally recognized environmental sculptor. We were delighted to see several of the other sculptures and in particular the incredible scenery the trail passes through. Remote, indeed, but we felt the journey well worth the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

According to Mayo County Council Tír Sáile - The North Mayo Sculpture Trail is the largest public arts project ever undertaken in Ireland. It is an awesome creation consisting of installing fourteen site specific sculptures along the North Mayo Coast. Referred to as The North Mayo Sculpture Trail it begins in Ballina town and follows the coastal route through Killala... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

It is rare that in the first place a group of Artists/Sculptors are brought together to produce a series of wonderful pieces of Art. The Tir Saile concept is stunning in its designs and locations. Each of the pieces are located in areas of magnificent landscape and if you are touring in Mayo these are a must see. My favourite... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

This is the Erris sculture trail featuring a range of sculptures by a range of artists, the stye of each sculture is different ranging from stone sheep at Carrowmore, an abstract Mary and Child in Geesala to stone circles at Faulmore, Blacksod. I would recommend the drive, direction can be got at the tourist office in Bangor.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2012

We were puzzled by the signs for Tir Saile and finally discovered that it is a sculpture trail. We only actually saw one of the sculptures - a giant anchor made of stones and laid out over a whole field in Ceathru Taidg.

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