Phoenix ParkPhoenix Park
is a large park in the centre of Dublin
. Rumoured to be the largest city park in Europe. Contains the residences of the President of Ireland
(Áras an Uachtaráin
) and the United States Ambassador to Ireland (Deerfield Residence
The name is a corruption of the Irish fionn uisce, meaning "clear water."
It also Featured prominently in James Joyce's "Finnegans Wake".