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Galway Cathedral

University and Gaol Rds. | Cathedral Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 577
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As a non practising Catholic the cathedral meant a lot to me. It is magnificent, easy access and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Nice looking place. Free of charge.

I don't like churches, but this is very nice looking place. Impressive exterior and interior. Free... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dungarvan, Ireland
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University and Gaol Rds. | Cathedral Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 577
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As a non practising Catholic the cathedral meant a lot to me. It is magnificent, easy access and beautifully laid out.

Thank CarolAVFC
Reviewed 4 days ago

I don't like churches, but this is very nice looking place. Impressive exterior and interior. Free of charge. Calm, full of stained glass, paints and sculptures. Worth a visit.

Thank PeterPiotrS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The interior of the cathedral is richly decorated in striking colours complete with an impressive dome and stained glass windows. It is probably the most impressive place of worship in and around the Galway region and well worth a visit for a couple of hours....More

Thank Chuang L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must visit if in Galway a beautiful building even if your not religious parking is 4 Euro a day so a good place to park and walk round Galway

Thank nanny20132013
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral... inside and out rising above the Galway skyline... well worth a visit ... even if your not religious the architecture is amazing.... very peaceful inside ... quite areas to pray and lots and lots of very interesting historical information and pictures about the...More

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous cathedral. We were able to catch part of mass, which was so special the Sunday before Christmas. The inside of the church is stunning!

Thank meyer_debbie
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I was offended when I went to the toilet and there was a .50€ request. There are numerous money request throughout the cathedral. Although it is a splendid structure, these signs take away from the spiritual aspect in being a place of God.

Thank tomapar
Reviewed 17 December 2017

The Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and St Nicholas is more commonly known as Galway Cathedral. We were able to walk a comfortable distance to the Cathedral for Sunday Mass. The Cathedral is the largest Catholic Church in Galway. Although new it is...More

Thank mmg22153
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We were surprised how new the cathedral is - it looks remarkable, I'd say even more inside than outside. :) Lovely gardens nearby as well. Byly jsme překvapené, že katedrála je nová, ikdyž vypadá jako z 18. století. :) Uvnitř je ještě hezčí, než zvenku!...More

Thank Paja K
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The Cathedral is huge, and has a small & expensive car park on site. Difficult to work out how to enter the car park though. Beautiful artwork in the building, but I was 'told off' for taking pictures during a service, when I wasn't taking...More

Thank PennyWalters
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