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Address: American House Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
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Galway City Center Park

Eyre Square is a lovely stop as you're walking around Galway's center and the adjoining pedestrian zone (Shop Street). There are a number of interesting sculptures related to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is not a location where I felt relaxed as there is an abundance of "vagabond" types whose company I would wish to avoid. No shortage of litter to trip you up. I would recommend that you avoid.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Eyre Square is a lovely stop as you're walking around Galway's center and the adjoining pedestrian zone (Shop Street). There are a number of interesting sculptures related to Galway's historical background and a visit from President John F. Kennedy in 1963. The landscaping is lovely, and during my visit in March the daffodils were in bloom.

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Perth Hills, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Located in the heart of Galway. Lots of shops to look in this historic part of town, very friendly pubs to choose from, warm coffee shops. There are a few hotels also located in the area. It's a great place to start in Galway, order a pint of Guiness, warm chips and watch the world go by.

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Greystones, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a wet day but people ignore it and still enjoy Galway. The streets off Eyre square are great for browsing. Lots of shops and browsing.

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Watertown, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here before but we're here today to watch the St. Patrick's Day parade. It was a great time - rain and wind not withstanding. It is a wonderful place to walk about and kept very clean! Hope to visit it in sunshine before my holiday is over!

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Galway, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This square is always very busy with cars and busses next to it. When the sun shines it is nice to sit down somewhere, but otherwise it is not worth visiting it. You will cross it anyway when you are going to town.

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Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a sad indictment of people's behaviour that the lovely historical architectural feature Brown Door is now surrounded by a dirty Perspex screen to prevent people damaging the structure - or themselves - by climbing on it or covering it in graffiti. Another sadness is the missing statue of Padraig O'Connaire. It's a great feature of Galway to have an... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

looking around the square all you could see was tourists every where. good directions in full view, very clean and easy to cross with the lights. A lot of shops close by

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County Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is he meeting point from where Galway's walking tours start. The square is also surrounded by pubs, restaurants Hostels and at one side boardered by the railway station which is teamed up by the central bus statio.n

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

i visited the Eyre square twice within a week and enjoyed the experience of shopping and walking around the square. The people are friendly and the little shops and pubs are worth watching.

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