"Ha'penny Bridge" Ha'penny Bridge Tip by LittleDee

Ha'penny Bridge, Dublin: 58 reviews and 92 photos


Ha'penny Bridge is a cast-iron bridge which was built in 1816 as Wellington Bridge, but is officially known as the Liffey Bridge. In the early 19th century there was a halfpenny toll to cross it and that's how Dublin's best loved bridge received its unofficial name.

Address: The Quays
Directions: Head to O'Connell Street
Website: http://www.bridgesofdublin.ie/bridges/hapenny-bridge

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 13, 2006
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