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Thomas Dillon's Claddagh Gold

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Cute surprise museum

Small and tiny but very educational museum. Inspirational and encourage anyone to start their own... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Abelard B
Toronto, Canada
Best experience so far in Ireland

The couple who own it our so kind, and we’re very generous with us. They made the experience of... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Goldsboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Small and tiny but very educational museum. Inspirational and encourage anyone to start their own museum. Nice place to visit, it is part of the personality of Galway.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Abelard B
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

The couple who own it our so kind, and we’re very generous with us. They made the experience of purchasing my Claddagh Ring very memorable and special!! Do NOT get your Claddagh from anywhere but here!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Y9979FXannas
Reviewed 25 August 2018

I waited outside while my wife did her shopping, as usual jewellery and traditional stuff is her thing and once again she spends money so it must be good stuff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ReidyNSW
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

When you purchase your Claddagh you are given a little ring box, and a pamphlet with the history of the Claddagh ring. On the inside of the ring there is a “TD Original” engraving which I loved because it added charm to the already beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Eudaimonia93
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The shopping experience here was stellar. The staff are so knowledgeable and the selection is endless so you find exactly what you’re looking for! What better place to buy a Claddagh than from the shop that invented it?

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank princessLW96
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Thomas Dillon’s to purchase a ring for my husband to celebrate our 38th wedding anniversary. The service was outstanding! Eleanor helped identify the “right” ring and arranged to have it resized and polished on the spot. While we waited we found a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank capet002
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stopped in this small shop and we were surprised to find a little museum in the rear section that was very interesting . I bought a ring from the very nice couple that gave me great advice and I felt a reasonable price ....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank theplumbingmedic
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I was recently in Galway but did not have a chance to get to Thomas Dillon's as I had intended. As soon as I returned home, I ordered a men's gold Claddagh ring online and I am extremely happy with it. The ring was shipped...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JeffM1951
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We visited this store twice while in Galway---the first visit a quick walk through to get an idea of selection and pricing. While there, my daughter mentioned that maybe they could fix my watch--and Jonathan turned around and asked to see it. He quickly repaired...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank kellikell
Reviewed 28 April 2018

...........................from an ageing street artist sat on the path outside with his back against the wall. He had a lovely Border Collie sat next to him ( all week) and he signed and dated and titled it on the back before handing it over and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Greg3169
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