Grand Parade

The thoroughfare through Cork's main business centre features some handsome late 18C buildings, with slate-covered projecting façades. Up to 1800, it was an open air canal lined with houses owned by merchants. The steps that would have led down to the boats can still be seen.

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Grand-Parade

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English Market
English Market
A vast indoor market that was
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St Patrick's Street
St Patrick's Street
The city's main shopping street offers a
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South Mall
South Mall
The Chamber of Commerce, built in 1813
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See all