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Address: American House Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 91 563 081
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Lots of activity

A very lively place to visit anytime, but enjoyed the added attractions of the Christmas Markets with loads of food stalls, fair ground rides etc.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Patrick H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely and vibrant. Great Christmas lights and would visit just to see the street entertainers alone. Right next to Christmas market and ferris wheel.

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Central hub in Galway City but not especially nice. Usually full of traffic by day and drunk revellers by night looking for taxis home after a night on the batter. All you get is fast food rubbish and sick. Galway is fantastic, Eyre Square is not.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its a really active and awesome place. Lots of fun things to do. Never bored. Always go there and the atmosphere is fun

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little bit of everything all together in one high selection good atmosphere with a fabulous irish twist

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good landmark for Galway. I'm not sure there's much of a draw there unless you're grabbing coffee, or lunch. Maybe sitting outside on a patio for a beer somewhere, it might orovide good people watching. I will say I was there during the Xmas Market time, and it was dumped on with a Ferris wheel, carousel, and some... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very lively place to visit anytime, but enjoyed the added attractions of the Christmas Markets with loads of food stalls, fair ground rides etc.

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Thank Patrick H
Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a regular meeting place for tourists to see and spend time relaxing on a sunny day. The area has many shops bars and restaurants around it, you can have picnic or just sit outside at one of the pubs and enjoy the atmosphere day and night. The only eye sore is the piece of art which needs to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is basically a thoroughfare. Nothing much to see. The JFK monument is small, and takes about 30 seconds to see fully. Would prefer the walk by the bay, as opposed to this busy square.

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Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A walk through Eyre Square will show you within seconds how multi-cultured and diverse Galway and Ireland have become. It is always alive with a wonderful atmosphere. And, in fairness to Galway County Council, it's always kept prestine and looking it's best.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly the center square of Galway - something always seemed to be happening. People hanging out, chatting, music performers, having a bite, watching the tour groups come through. Nice atmosphere.

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Thank pasowine

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