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St. Augustine's Church

Middle Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 562 524
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Not nearly as lovely as it used to be

Don't like the Augustinian as much as I did long ago. It's just a personal opinion but sometimes... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Roisin S
Old Church and very old swells around damp and oldy worldy

Just had to see this old church both inside and outside. Plenty of history both inside and outside... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Familyman1961
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Banbridge, United Kingdom
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Middle Street, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 562 524
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Don't like the Augustinian as much as I did long ago. It's just a personal opinion but sometimes when an old church is turned into a more modern version it loses a lot of its character and I don't like the lay out of it...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Just had to see this old church both inside and outside. Plenty of history both inside and outside and around church. Loved the old hanging judge area and was amazed that COI had candles for sale which is something you would not see in n...More

Thank Familyman1961
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I love visiting churches to see the beautiful and ornate designs and architecture and this did not disappoint

Thank Erin F
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We found this magnificent structure by accident only a block or so north of the main tourist area.Beautiful inside,I was lectured to for taking a few pictures while we visited because their was a mass going on.The inside was very large and I had no...More

Thank ChALUTCH
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

A lovely escape from the hustle and bustle of Shop Street! The church is very peaceful and soothing and is well worth a visit.

Thank IrishPookie
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

The church is just off the main drag via an alley from the Latin Quarter, but it is worth taking 15 minutes to visit, if for no other reason than to remind you that there is much more to this beautiful city than the Latin...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Peaceful spot for reflection neatly tucked behind the bustling street of shop street. Beautifully decorated church completely unique to the usual layout of a traditional church.

Thank ciara817
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

11 o clock mass on a Sunday where you can hear the beautiful choir in full voice. is a must for anyone visiting Galway

1  Thank MtierneyGalway
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Magnificent history and all the blessings you wish in your travel to visit this beautiful Church in the heart of the City

Thank Anna N
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

The seating in this church was so unusual, rather than facing in one direction the people were facing each other in a sort of 'square set up', with the altar in the middle, the priest was a pleasure to listen to.

Thank Barbara W
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Denise G
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Response from Anna N | Reviewed this property |
Masses: Sunday Vigil 18:30 11:00 18:30 Holy days Vigil 18:30 10:00 11:00 13:10 18:30 Monday 08:30 10:00 11:00 Tuesday 08:30 10:00 11:00 Wednesday 08:30 10:00 11:00... More
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