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Address: American House Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-91-563081
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Nice square

Many shops,people and commution . A nice place to rest on the grass. Also has a fountain (no water when we came 😃),and an old preserved door.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
eyal a
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Many shops,people and commution . A nice place to rest on the grass. Also has a fountain (no water when we came 😃),and an old preserved door.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Music in the afternoon, lots of people thought out the day. Food and drinks of all kind as well as shopping are across the street in all directions

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Novato, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's square, it has grass, and you can sit there. Oh and there is also a playground and some statues and probably some history.......Every now and then its taken over by some event or festival and that's great too. Yeah good place to sit in town when you need one.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A little bit on the touristy side, but a great place to meetup or recover before exploring the rest of Galway. Cafes, shops and restaurants line the sides.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A central park which all cities need, where you can relax on the grass, have an ice cream or cold drink and also look at statues of interest relating to Galway's history.

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Sligo, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice green area in middle of Galway city .good for sitting on one the benches with a coffee and watch the world go by.

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Lisburn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We divided our time - especially early evenings - between Eyre Square and the Spanish Arch. Both areas are lively with people of all ages and yet tranquil at the same time. Eyre Square is more modern (man made) but its park area is ideal for quiet picnics/reading/relaxing. It provides a "centre" for Galway City and a place to catch... More 

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If the weathers nice, the square is a great place to relax on the many grassed areas and listen to some street musicians.

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This nice open area with interesting sights and sculptures, like the Browne Doorway, was a nice place to begin our tour. We visited many shops for mementos past the square on our way to see the river and the bay, and enjoyed it on the return visit as well.

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Galway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eyre square is the heart of Galway city and is a a must visit for anyone travelling to Galway. It has many beautiful buildings surrounding it including the old railway hotel and many of galways oldest shops and pubs, a great place to sip coffee on a nice day and watch the world go by.

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