Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and St. Nicholas, Galway

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  • Though not old, build in 1965, this is a beautiful place to visit. The architecture, and interior are stunning. Make sure to interact with the door greeter who will gladly tell stories of the old pris...  more »
  • We visited on a really grey and wet day so this probably influenced our view, but from the outside the building is pretty uninspiring and dull. What a change on the inside! Big, light and built of bea...  more »
  • 1965 building, but looks older! Definitely worth a visit, beautiful stained glass windows and figurative stations of the cross. Choir sings at 11 am mass on Sundays from September to June inclusive an...  more »

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