Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas

Top O’ the mornin to ya from Shamrock, Texas! This small town on Route 66 celebrates its Irish heritage in many ways. And if you’re searching for their famed piece of Ireland’s Blarney Stone…this isn’t it. But this Fake Blarney Stone is still a roadside attraction worth seeking out. But maybe not worth kissing.

Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas

Blarney Castle, just outside of Cork, Ireland, is home to the famous Blarney Stone. Legend says if you kiss it, you’ll be blessed with the gift of gab.

This Shamrock, Texas attraction is far from that original in both location and style. A shaped stone slab in a park reads: Top O’ the mornin to ya! from Shamrock, Texas. Kiss this Blarney Stone for everlasting good luck!

But don’t be fooled: this is not a piece of the original attraction. Down the street in a plaza you will find an authentic piece of the Blarney Stone encased in a concrete pillar. This one is a total fake.

Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas
Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas
Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas
Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas
Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas
Fake Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Texas

There are even more things to see in Shamrock, Texas! Check out these other Texas Route 66 attractions in town: the Texas-Shaped Monument, the Welcome to Shamrock Sign, the Shamrock Mural, the Big Red Cowboy Boot, and the Conoco Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Café.

And if you’re looking to spend the night in town, you have to stay at the Shamrock Country Inn motel!

Fake Blarney Stone

Address: 308 N Main St, Shamrock, TX
Cost: Free to See
Hours: Always Visible

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Top O' the mornin to ya from Shamrock, Texas! This small town on Route 66 celebrates its Irish heritage in many ways. And if you're searching for their famed piece of Ireland's Blarney Stone...this isn't it. But this Fake Blarney Stone is still a roadside attraction worth seeking out. But maybe not worth kissing.   #RoadTrips #RoadTripStop #Route66 #Route66RoadTrip #TexasRoute66 #Texas #TexasRoadTrip #TexasRoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttraction #RoadsideAmerica #RoadTrip
Top O' the mornin to ya from Shamrock, Texas! This small town on Route 66 celebrates its Irish heritage in many ways. And if you're searching for their famed piece of Ireland's Blarney Stone...this isn't it. But this Fake Blarney Stone is still a roadside attraction worth seeking out. But maybe not worth kissing.   #RoadTrips #RoadTripStop #Route66 #Route66RoadTrip #TexasRoute66 #Texas #TexasRoadTrip #TexasRoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttraction #RoadsideAmerica #RoadTrip

VAL BROMANN

Founder & Head Road Tripper

Val is the founder and head road tripper at Silly America. Having grown up near Berwyn's famed car kabob, The Spindle, and a restaurant with a cow on its roof, her fascination with roadside attractions started early. Today, Val has visited hundreds roadside attractions across the United States and is constantly on the lookout for the next BIG thing!