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Once you come down your cruise you find this statue, very significant for the place and can read... read more

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Our ship stopped here and as we disembarked we came upon this statue. It was very significant as... read more

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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 February 2015

My husband and I have been to Ellis Island, but we didn't know about Annie's companion statue there. We can't wait to go back and see her statue there too. Love the history involved here as she made the same trip as members of our...More

2  Thank norcalfoodie2014
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We visited Cobh on a cruise ship, and the Annie Moore statue is right next to the spot that our ship was docked - we had to walk right past it. I enjoyed spending a few minutes at the status before we reboarded the ship....More

1  Thank SnowyShasta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you come down your cruise you find this statue, very significant for the place and can read the story of this young woman.

Thank Maria Noel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our ship stopped here and as we disembarked we came upon this statue. It was very significant as my great grandfather left this port in 1846 to go to America. I am sure that he, too, looked back as this mother does and wondered if...More

1  Thank MokoPeoria_IL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly lovely statue immortalizing Annie Moore the first Irish citizen to be processed through Ellis Island.

Thank TonyJonesRSA
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Annie was the first immigrant to the U.S.A to pass through the Ellis Island facility and at the age of 15 together with her brothers Phillip and Anthony boarded the steamship Nevada on 1 January 1892.

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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Impressive statue is just outside the Heritage Centre, but full story of Annie and her younger brothers is inside as an exhibit.

Thank houston72
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We stopped in Cogh on one of our bus tours and got to see this statue. How amazing to stand in the spot where our ancestors actually left Ireland headed for the U.S. There is a wonderful gift shop and information center located here as...More

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

It is located where the cruise ships dock on the quay and we could see it from our hotel room. Annie Moore and her brothers were the first to enter the new immigration center on Ellis Island. They had sailed from Queenstown (as Cobh was...More

Thank cyndyjones47
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Interesting history and monument of Annie Moore and her little brothers. If you are in Cobh it is worth seeing.

Thank pmmacrae
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t aware that this young woman & her 2 small brother’s were the first immigrants to be processed through Ellis island. I believe she was 15 years old. Imagine a 15 year old traveling for months in rough conditions with 2 small children ALONE....More

Thank Marge G
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely little statue outside the Titanic Experience. The mood of the time is very well captured. Take a few quiet moments to think of the background to this statue. Sobering.

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WandaS499
27 February 2017|
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Response from axel07 | Reviewed this property |
five minutes walk,
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WandaS499
27 February 2017|
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Response from Edward2651 | Reviewed this property |
Not very far at all. In fact it is located right outside the building where the Titanic Experience is located in. Enjoy!
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