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The Claddagh Ring Museum

Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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We frequent Irish stores in the states so this was a perfect stop.We were in the area shopping so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ChALUTCH
,
BERGEN COUNTY,N.J.
Okay for a five minute visit.

Stopped by this location to view the rings and such and took a few minutes to review the museum... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
newadventure53
,
Macomb, Michigan
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Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We frequent Irish stores in the states so this was a perfect stop.We were in the area shopping so the 20 minutes spent here was wel worth it plus we learned some interesting facts and history.Well worth a look.

Thank ChALUTCH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by this location to view the rings and such and took a few minutes to review the museum room. Single room that gives the background of the Claddagh Ring background. Store and museum kind of limitied on the time open, but if passing by...More

Thank newadventure53
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Lovely little museum and shop on the nicest street in Galway, well worth a visit if you're if you're exploring the streets of Galway. The lady in the shop was really nice. The Claddagh Ring is quite a special thing in Galway and this place...More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 28 June 2017

it was interesting to be able to stop in on the way past and see the background to the story of the claddagh. It was a little disappointing that it was only a video presentation and you would have to wait for it to restart...More

Thank Gareth H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The space is cramped -- the museum itself is neat, lots of historical stuff, a kind of history of the claddagh. I enjoyed walking through it, though, on a busy day it would be cramped. I also waited to try to buy a ring at...More

Thank trave1bug1235
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Heard a lot about the Claddagh ring so thought we had better pay a visit Found the history film about the ring very good and informative. My wife had her birthday the day we visited, now somewhat poorer

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

After wandering aimlessly through the Latin Quarter and well prior to lunch my companions and I visited the museum and shop. The staff there are to be congratulated on selling my companion a very nice ring. Due to the money back from the VAT refund...More

Thank nicholas1888
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The home of Claddagh Rings is not to be missed especially if you enjoy the history of all that is Irish.

Thank eddickson2
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The Claddagh Ring Museum is a small room at the back of the Claddagh jewelry store, and it's worth a stop. The history of the revered claddagh ring is shown in photos and storylines. Also includes letters and correspondence with various famous people who have...More

1  Thank maureenb870
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Wish they had more room and better lighting. So very much history confined in a small space. I could have easily spent more time but felt I had to get out of the way. It deserves more space.

1  Thank Ntngale59
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