Quay Street, Galway

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Explore Quay Street, one of the city's most lively and fun areas to see on foot. This street is one of many that stretch south from Eyre Square toward the Corrib. Take a stroll and admire the beautiful historic buildings, window-shop at one of many artisan boutiques, and people-watch from a café or restaurant. Don't miss a stop at one of the pubs along the way. This street is known for having some of the best nightlife in Galway because of its welcoming atmosphere. Use our Galway online sightseeing planner to arrange your visit to Quay Street and other attractions in Galway.
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  • If you enjoy Irish music, culture and great Guinness, then get yourself to Quay Street! Each pub is unique! And the craic is great. We met a friend of my uncle (who has passed) in Tig Coli and... 
    If you enjoy Irish music, culture and great Guinness, then get yourself to Quay Street! Each pub is unique! And the craic is great. We met a friend of my uncle (who has passed) in Tig Coli and...  more »
  • This is a beautiful area at the end, or beginning depending on your perspective of the Latin quarter. A vibrant area. Well worth visiting. 
    This is a beautiful area at the end, or beginning depending on your perspective of the Latin quarter. A vibrant area. Well worth visiting.  more »
  • We were not impressed here. Typical tourist trap with too many people, some a bit drunk, trash and traffic. We stopped at a few shops to part with our Euros but then left as soon as possible. They....  more
    We were not impressed here. Typical tourist trap with too many people, some a bit drunk, trash and traffic. We stopped at a few shops to part with our Euros but then left as soon as possible. They....  more »

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