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The Spanish Arch

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Spanish Arch, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 081
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  • Average42%
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“galway city” (23 reviews)
“latin quarter” (10 reviews)
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Spanish Arch, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 563 081
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not a lot to see there but the two arches are 500 years old and to see them and walk through is cool. Older than anything in the US. Not much exciting to see it but it is centrally located so easy to grab a...More

Thank mee338
Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting architecture. This is a historic sea port and this was key to that past. We saw it at night and should of done it earlier in the day.

Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across by chance and they were fabulous fiddlers irish dancing sun shining folk having fun great hightly recommend...

Thank Fair_Foodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the area when we stumbled on this site. The books try to convince you that it's a place to see, but don't go too far out of your way. The streets around and down from Arye Square are a must, and if...More

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 1 week ago

All within a short distance of Eyers square, ( everything is, I am a fat old guy and could do it , only a few blocks).

Thank William H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an old arch, which when you consider how old it is, is cool, but the area around it struck me as dirty and there wasn't much to do other than look at the arch. Interesting to look at for about 5 minutes, but...More

Thank cra27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took walk in the morning along Lake Carrib and walked through the Spanish Arch. It was part of the original city wall, built in 1584. So a nice part of history to see if you are in Galway City Centre. It's near lots of...More

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic architecture in a very quiet pleasant area stop look and relax its amazing piece and fantastic location plenty of people about the area can be a busy area

Thank BarMc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a Sunday afternoon stroll, along Lake Carrib and walked through the Spanish Arch. It was part of the original city wall, built in 1584. So a nice part of history to see if you are in Galway City Centre. It's near lots of...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of the original wall of the city built in 1584 the Spanish Arch sits on the banks of the River Carrib at the foot of Quay St. It is worth the stroll down to the river to enjoy the river & this impressive piece...More

Thank MichkaJupiterFL
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