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Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre

Merlin Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 757 311
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We went there for the glass making tour, we red in the Dublin 2017 guide that the tour was still... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Chiara M
Wonderful creatations

Stopped to use the bathroom but spent time wandering through the display room. There are a number... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Santa Rosa, California
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Merlin Park, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 757 311

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went there for the glass making tour, we red in the Dublin 2017 guide that the tour was still present. Sadly the tour stop years ago, and now there is just the shop.

1  Thank Chiara M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Stopped to use the bathroom but spent time wandering through the display room. There are a number of worthy items to purchase and for crystal, the glasses of various assortments are worth looking at. Too bad I wasn't in the market to buy because the...More

Thank awkrause
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a lovely building even from the outside and it doesnt disappoint on the inside. Glass of all shapes and sizes are displayed, and the staff were extremely helpful, some lovely China as well, we needed a gift and we had a great selection...More

Thank AineN34
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Even though this is no longer a tour, I would recommend going just to see the stunning chandelier and the shop. The staff were very helpful in getting our purchases shipped to Australia.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Upon arrival, we were under the impression that they were still providing tours to look at the crystal making process, but they were discontinued years ago. Despite calling themselves a "heritage centre," they have no exhibits or even placards discussing the histroy and heritage of...More

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Some beautiful pieces of crystal & lots of good value options. Christmas decorations are gorgeous. Staff are very friendly and helpful

Thank diddles78
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Good place to see alot of crystal patterns and shop. A little disappointed that they discontinued tours of craftsman at work.

Thank Eugene J
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Galway Crystal does have a very nice tour of how the glass is flown and cut. They also carry Aynsley and Belleek. There are always many things on special and the regular priced things are very good value. The real treat is the staff. They...More

Thank ladydygroutcolor
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had been looking for a suitable trophy when we happened to pass the building. The inside of the building is very grand however the shop looks impressive with many items on display. We bought our piece of crystal and was impressed by the sales...More

Thank Angieboomoo
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had told our daughter we would pick up toasting flutes for her wedding a year away. She picked ones at Galway Crystal. There is crystal everywhere and it is just gorgeous! right down to the very large crystal umbrella holder...Only thing not crystal was...More

Thank 02corvette
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