Merrion, Dublin

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Merrion
Suburb
The Merrion Centre (shopping centre)
The Merrion Centre (shopping centre)
Merrion is located in Ireland
Merrion
Merrion
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°19′00″N 6°12′31″W / 53.3167°N 6.2086°W / 53.3167; -6.2086Coordinates: 53°19′00″N 6°12′31″W / 53.3167°N 6.2086°W / 53.3167; -6.2086
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CountyCity of Dublin
Government
 • Dáil ÉireannDublin Bay South
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))
Area code(s)01, +353 1
Irish Grid ReferenceO190325

Merrion is a suburban area located about 4 km south east of Dublin City, situated along the Merrion Road between Ballsbridge to the north and Booterstown to the south.

This stretch of road, about 1 km long contains a shopping mall (the Merrion Centre), St. Vincent's University Hospital, a Catholic church, the Merrion Inn public house, a car dealership, petrol station, post office and various other retail outlets.

It lies within the Dublin City Council area ends on the border between Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and Dublin City Council near Merrion Gates.

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