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Places to Visit in Galway

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St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church

Galway City, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 PY20
The Collegiate Church of St. Nicholas is the largest medieval parish church in Ireland in continuous use as a place of worship. Founded in 1320, this Church of Ireland (Anglican) church is dedicated to Saint Nicholas of Myra, the patron saint of seafarers
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Galway City Museum

Spanish Arch, Galway City, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 CX5P
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Glynsk House

Glynsk HouseGlynsk, Cashel, Connemara, Co. Galway, H91 DF80
Seafood Bar/Restaurant, Irish Crafts & Fashion. Craft shop open daily 10am - 6pm Bar Food served from 12 - 9pm
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Galway Cathedral

Galway City, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 A780
Galway Cathedral, located on an island in the River Corrib is one of Galway's landmark buildings and also one of the largest. Built in the early 1960s it's modern construction contains an impressive interior including a 145 foot high dome.
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Coole Park

Coole ParkCoole Nature Reserve, Gort, Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 HF5X
The former home of Lady Gregory, a founder of the Abbey Theatre and friend of William Butler Yeats. The house no longer stands, but the estate is now a national nature reserve. The garden of the house, with its yew walk and autograph tree is preserved. Ca
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Galway Arts Centre

Galway City, 47 Dominick Street, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 X0AP
Galway Arts Centre's is the home of the west of Ireland's leading multi - disciplinary arts centre.
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Clayton Hotel

Ballybrit, Galway, Co. Galway, H91 D526
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NUI Galway

University Road, Galway, Ireland
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Dunguaire Castle

Kinvara, Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 W654
The castle, which overlooks Galway, is a 16th century castle. From April to September the castle comes alive with medieval banquets, which feature a theatrical performance involving rhyme, verse music and song. The castle has a crafts shop and visitors sh
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Ionad Cultúrtha an Phiarsaigh

Ionad Cultúrtha an PhiarsaighRosmuc Village, Carraroe, Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 DW9A
A Connemara Cultural Centre - visitor centre in Ros Muc in the heart of the Connemara Gaeltacht that tells the story of Patrick Pearse, and brings visitors on a journey of discovery through the language, culture
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Leisureland Galway

Leisureland GalwayRockbarton Road, Salthill, Galway City Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 KT3V
Leisure land is a leisure facility for all the family. Treats include a Treasure Cove with pirate ship, water cannons, serpents and bubbly pool. There is a 65m water slide and 25m swimming pool.
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Tuam Golf Club

Tuam Golf ClubBarnacurragh, Tuam, Co Galway, H54 W978
Tuam Golf Club is one of the premier parkland courses in the West of Ireland. Relatively flat terrain with meandering fairways, built on 200 acres of partly rich soil and partly peat bog. A wonderful selection of hazards including water, drains, bun
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IMC Cinema - Oranmore

Carrowmoneash, Oranmore, Co. Galway, H91 X6RY
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Battle of Aughrim Visitor Centre

Aughrim, Co. Galway, Ireland, H53 KH51
Travel back in time at the Battle of Aughrim Visitor Centre. Relive one of Europe's most historic battles that changed the course of Irish History.
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Connemara National Park

Connemara National ParkLetterfrack, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 K2Y1
Situated near Letterfrack, the Park covers some 2,000 hectares (4942 acres) of scenic countryside, rich in wildlife on the slopes of the Twelve Bens.
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Oceans Alive Visitor Centre

Renvyle Peninsula, Connemara, Co Galway, Ireland
An imaginative and informative exhibition of Connemara's marine heritage is represented through a multidimensional presentation. There is a seaside picnic area with telescope where visitors can enjoy panoramic views of the Connemara coast and mountains. T
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IMC Cinema - Galway

Galway Retail Park, Headford Road, Galway City, Co. Galway, H91 E799
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Portumna Castle

Portumna CastlePortumna, Co. Galway, Ireland, H53 YK27
The great semi-fortifed house at Portumna was built before 1618 by Richard Burke or de Burgo, 4th Earl of Clanricarde. There are exhibitions in the castle and Gate House. Guided tours of the gardens and part of the castle are available on request.
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James Mitchell Museum

Department of Geology, National University of Ireland, Galway, Co Galway, Ireland
The James Mitchell Museum is housed in the Department of Geology, National University of Ireland, Galway. It opened in its present form in 1977. The museum serves as a display area, a teaching facility and a repository for research and teaching co...
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Aughnanure Castle

Aughnanure CastleOughterard, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 PX20
Built by the O'Flahertys c. 1500, Aughnanure Castle lies in picturesque surroundings close to the shores of Lough Corrib. Standing on what is virtually a rocky island, the Castle is a particularly well-preserved example of an Irish tower house. In additio
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Bow Waves Sailing School

Harbour Enterprise Park, Galway, Ireland, H91 DDR6
Bow Waves Sailing School provides certified Irish Sailing Association, Royal Yachting Association courses, Powerboat courses and other Marine Training.
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Turoe Pet Farm and Leisure Park

Turoe Pet Farm and Leisure ParkTuroe House, Bullaun, Loughrea, Co Galway, Ireland
The Turoe Pet Farm and Leisure Park form a surround for the Turoe Stone, a rare National Monument dating back to the first or second century B.C. This granite rock, exquisitely decorated with curvilinear designs in the Celtic art style known as...
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Dún Aonghasa

Dún AonghasaKilmurvey, Inishmor, Aran Islands, Co Galway, Ireland
Perched spectacularly on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic ocean, this is the largest of the prehistoric stone forts of the Aran Islands. It is enclosed by three massive dry-stone walls and a "chevaux-de-frise" consisting of tall blocks of limestone set ve
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St Augustine's Church

Augustine Street, Galway City, Co. Galway
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Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and Café

Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and CaféSpiddal, Co Galway, Ireland
Drawing their inspiration from the landscape and culture of the Gaeltacht of Connemara, the crafts people who work, display and sell their products at the Spiddal Craft Centre produce a range of handcrafted quality products.
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Galway Races

Ballybrit, Galway, Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 V654
Background, with photos, race card and results, video samples, ticket ordering and calendar.
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Town Hall Theatre

Courthouse Square, Galway, Co. Galway, H91 H3C2
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Galway Film Centre

Cluain Mhuire, Wellpark road, Galway City, Co. Galway, H91 WP9K
Located just a few minutes walk from Eyre Square, Galway Film Centre is dedicated to the development of film as an artistic medium in the West of Ireland. It is a non-profit organisation which supports filmmakers, community and youth groups and was founde
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Lynch's Castle

Galway City, Co. Galway, Ireland
At the junction of Shop Street and Upper Abbeygate Street is Lynch's Castle, a 16th century castle which was heavily altered in 1966 when it was converted into a bank. The exterior preserves some of the few remaining Irish gargoyles.
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Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden

Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled GardenKylemore, Connemara, Co Galway, Ireland
Kylemore Abbey is home to the Benedictine Nuns and an International Girls School. The castle and church are Neo Gothic in design. The Irish Benedictine nuns came here in 1920, having fled from their convent in Belgium in 1914 during World War I. T...
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Killary Adventure Centre

Leenane, Co Galway, Ireland, H91 PY61
Offering Ireland's highest ropes course and a range of outdoor sports.
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Dartfield - Ireland's Horse Museum And Park

Dartfield - Ireland's Horse Museum And ParkDartfield, Kilreekil, Loughrea, Co. Galway, Ireland
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Eamonn Deacy Park

Dyke Road, Galway City, Co. Galway, H91 AV81
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The Townhouse Bar and Music Venue

6/7 Quay Lane, Spanish Parade, Galway
A bar and music venue in Galway City.
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Athenry Castle

Athenry CastleAthenry, Co. Galway, Ireland
Athenry is one of the most notable medieval walled towns surviving in Ireland, owing its foundation to Meiler de Bermingham who built his Castle there c.1250.
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Nora Barnacle House Museum

Nora Barnacle House MuseumBowling Green, Galway City, Co. Galway, Ireland, H91 Y9X8
The Nora Barnacle House is a small private museum faithfully restored to its former character. Open to the public during the Summer months with guides available to show you around this special piece of Irish history.
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Flower Hill Equestrian Centre

Killimor, Ballinasloe, Co Galway, Ireland
Details of equestrian holidays, with various forms of riding and hunting, a range of other activities, accommodation, historical notes, news, job options, horse sales and contact information.
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The Kenny Gallery

Middle Street, Galway, Co. Galway
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Black Box

Dyke Rd, Galway, Co. Galway, H91 C9PP
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StandúnStandún, An Spidéal, Co. Na Gaillimhe, Ireland, H91 YX22
An Irish-owned family run store, in operation for over 65 years. A wide range of Aran sweaters is available as well as Irish Souvenirs and Gifts. Coffee shop offers a lovely view of the Aran Islands on a clear day. Has a Large Ladies Fashion department as
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Little Mill

Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland
Visitors can see the milling process that was employed as all the old machinery is still in place. This mill played a vital part in the life of the local community. It also serves as a seasonal Tourist Information Office. No admission charge.
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Kylemore Abbey Fishery

Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, Co Galway, Ireland
Location for salmon and seatrout fly fishing in Connemara provides details of the fishing, news, contact and location details, with area and river mapping, booking facilities, notes on accommodation and environmental issues and photos.
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