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Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold

Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 365
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Original Makers of the Claddagh

The Claddagh RIng museum is located inside Thomas Dillon's Jewelers and the history here is... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Mikeyp8685
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Vacaville, California
Irish history you can take home

If you are looking for a special gift for yourself or someone else, this is the place to visit... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Tracy S
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Roebling, New Jersey
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“rose gold” (4 reviews)
“tiny shop” (2 reviews)
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Quay Street, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 566 365
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

The Claddagh RIng museum is located inside Thomas Dillon's Jewelers and the history here is amazing. They have old photographs of Galway, letters from dignitaries from all over the world, and antique rings that are absolutely stunning. I purchased a white gold claddagh while there,...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

If you are looking for a special gift for yourself or someone else, this is the place to visit. The people are very friendly and the selection is great. There are several shops that sell claddagh rings in Galway and all over Ireland, but this...More

Thank Tracy S
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I brought a Claddagh Rose gold ring for my granddaughter for her year 12 graduation this year. The staff at Thomas Dillon's were so helpful.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We visited for the tiny Claddagh museum in the back of the shop. It was full of interesting artefacts, photos and a little soundtrack covering the origin of the Claddagh ring. We looked in the shop too and took home a couple of beautiful items....More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Galway is the home of the claddagh ring. There are lots of shops where you can buy them, including street stalls and jewellers. Thomas Dillon's claims to be the original. If they aren't, at least they sell quality products that come with a guarantee. They...More

Thank arthurstewart2
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

T. Dillon is the first and original. While they size your claddagh (gold, rose gold, silver), your friends can view their small museum. They will re-polish the rings forever, too. We stop by from America every 6 years or so for a polish, and some...More

Thank D5268FTcathys
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have never met so friendly people in any shop before, than in here! We bought the rings years ago but I still remember the nice talk to the old lady. I lost the ring box back at home (Austria) and they sent me a...More

Thank Nelly_Iktik
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is a must. The museum in the back is both impressive and informative. The store has so many items in such a small place. We were able to find the most unique claddagh ring that we had ever seen. The staff were very helpful...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Their sign says that they are the original makers of the Claddagh ring. Nice shop with friendly service.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you're looking to buy a Claddagh ring or learn more about the symbol, this is your place. It's the original Claddagh shop and it has a museum, albeit only an 8x10 room, in the back with a little history. It was a quaint shop...More

Thank Victor P
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