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Galway Cathedral

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Lovely Cathedral

We came to see the church but they were rehearsing for a Tommy Femming concert. The church is large... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TheThirstyPig
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Dothan, Alabama
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Modern, airy, different

Unexpected find of a 20-th century cathedral. Look out for JFK mosaic, enjoy modern look and feel... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
vmilman
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Cambridge, UK
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University and Gaol Rds. | Cathedral Square, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came to see the church but they were rehearsing for a Tommy Femming concert. The church is large and beautiful and was a great setting for the concert. Enjoyed our time at the cathedral. They ask for a €2 donation to enter.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Unexpected find of a 20-th century cathedral. Look out for JFK mosaic, enjoy modern look and feel. Worth a brief visit

Thank vmilman
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a quick bus stop at this Galway Cathedral. This is a very picturesque cathedral. Beautiful stain glass windows.

Thank Carl D
Reviewed 1 week ago

They really knew how to build a church! The cruciform shape, the fabulous stained glass windows, the awe-inspiring height. Don't miss the little shrine to President Kennedy, an Irish-American descendant who made good. As cool old churches go, I think you will like it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful, lots of history worth seeing’ one of the best cathedrals Most a small donation They have a guide and u can trace all the history

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only 50 years old - last stone built Cathedral to have been built in Europe and well worth a visit. The Stations of the Cross were of particular interest and the whole layout including the modern stained glass windows and mosaics excellent.

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the biggest Cathedral I’ve visited but unusual and stunning interior. The exterior doesn’t prepare you for the colours you’ll see inside. Fab.

Thank DeLaLittle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, large, well maintained, room for large congregation. Plenty of parking space. Several sections looks like it has been refurbished . On the main Road easily accessible, close to lovely walkways and restaurants. A lovely place to visit.

Thank Niroza H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit to the cathedral. Inside was beautiful and had a lovely feel to it. Interesting to see a more modern cathedral built around 50 years ago.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this attraction during a day trip to Galway (And yes the traffic is a nightmare!). The building was completed relatively recently, and I have to say its one of the best I have visited. The stain glass is second to none and the general...More

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