Hands Across the Divide

Monument in Derry (Londonderry)

Image by Peter MacDiarmid Getty Images, sculpture by Maurice Harron

As you enter the city across Craigavon Bridge, the first thing you see is the Hands Across the Divide monument. This striking bronze sculpture of two men reaching out to each other symbolises the spirit of reconciliation and hope for the future; it was unveiled in 1992, 20 years after Bloody Sunday.