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Galway Cathedral

University and Gaol Rds. | Cathedral Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 577
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University and Gaol Rds. | Cathedral Square, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely cathedral very modern & open to visitors, nice shop inside glad we stopped for a vist. Lucky we were able to hear the ogan been played which was very nice experience.

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 20 October 2016

A wonderful cathedral to visit. It opened in 1965 and is one of the largest and most impressive buildings in Galway. The most impressive parts were the architectural design inside and the beautiful stained glass windows. A must-see attraction when visiting Galway.

Thank Les F
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Go early so you can get a cheap/quick park in the cathedral car park. Be aware a service could start while you are inside, so if you don't want to stay.........lovely big pipe organ and the have information on display inside about its restoration. Worth...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Visited galway cathedral on a sunday & was awed by it. Great architecture. Intricate details. Attended mass as well. Church is very huge on the inside thou it doesn't seem so from the inside.

Thank maria s
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely architectural space to visit and admire, sit and pray. I love the stained glass windows and marble altars. A lovely place to take your kids for Sunday mass.

Thank LeeCGaillimh
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Not to be missed! Awe inspiring, peaceful, beautiful. Parking is available and it is within walking distance to other beautiful sites in Galway.

Thank 230scw
Reviewed 18 October 2016

As a native of Galway, even though this is an old design, we called it the New Cathedral as it was only opened / consecrated in 1966! Well worth a visit, commanding presence over the Salmon Weir Bridge!

Thank dtlibra
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We toured this cathedral and found it quite lovely. It was a little confusing trying to get out. We ended up going out the same door we came in.

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This beautiful cathedral is newer construction, not one of the ancient churches. But despite its newer age it is a gorgeous cathedral and the glass is stunning with an organ that is massive. Definitely worth a visit and a walk around. I took some really...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Gorgeous architecture. So huge- massive and beautiful structure. Wood work on the ceiling, paintings on the walls, tinted painted windows. Historic and beautiful. Must visit.

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