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VISUAL - Centre for Contemporary Art & The George Bernard Shaw Theatre

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Address: Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
Phone Number: 059 917 2400
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visual is a gallery/theatre that carlow should be very proud of...will definatly go again if possable ..hope it gets more trip adviser ratings because it deserves it ..is like a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

visual is a gallery/theatre that carlow should be very proud of...will definatly go again if possable ..hope it gets more trip adviser ratings because it deserves it ..is like a gallery you would see in berlin or some major city..........

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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Whether you want a night out at the theatre, a couple of hours surrounded by contemporary art and design or to catch a live comedian or film; The VISUAL Carlow is the perfect place to visit. Sign up for their newsletter or programme to make sure you never miss out.

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United Kingdom
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18 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

New venue, keen to attract local interest. Evelyn Conlon and William Wall gave readings at an open conference there. Spectacular art space.

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The building is well designed and is worth a visit. The exhibition that was on when we visited was OK (not great) and to be honest we would not have visited it if we had to pay entry fees to see it.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A wonderful space for the visual arts with adjoining theatre. Was impressed by Patrick Scott exhibition.

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Carlow, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Was at the Carlow Panto with the kids and it was fantastic. Bringing adults back to being a kid with the jokes and the jibes is one thing, but keeping the kids of today entertained also is another. This did both in my household. The venue itself is beautiful with the exhibits on display and friendly staff. For food, Lennons... More 

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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The GBS is a state of the art theatre providing excellent nights out, providing for national touring theatre, as well as local theatre groups; music nights out, and many and vaired social events. Run by a great team of dedicated staff.

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Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The food here is second to none with a great athmosphere and brilliant staff. The owners are very visible and hands on and attention to detail is perfection!

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Carlow, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Have been there many times now. The latest visit was last Friday night for the Jack L gig in the GB Shaw Theatre. Had a delicious meal in Lennons beforehand. All in all a great evening out.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

After today's visit for lunch, I have mixed feelings about this place. It was my first time at this restaurant. I went along with my son. They don't have the KIDS MENU! At least I didn't get. I went in before the three gentlemen in suits, I found a table, we sat down and waited for the menu. Because the... More 

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Address: Address: Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
Phone Number: 059 917 2400
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Carlow

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