PLACES OF INTEREST

PLACES OF INTEREST IN GALWAY

From the peculiar to the wonderful, and everything in between, you’re sure to find something in Galway that piques your curiosity and interest. There are numerous intriguing, unusual, eerie, and iconic attractions scattered throughout Galway, Connemara, and the Islands that are bound to leave a lasting impression.

For film enthusiasts, don’t miss the chance to visit the filming locations of cult classic films like ‘The Quiet Man’ and ‘The Field’, along with other popular feature films shot throughout Galway. Moreover, no visit to Galway is complete without exploring some of the iconic places associated with the city and county!

For a unique experience, why not check out the unusual attractions and learn about their fascinating facts that you might otherwise never have known? Alternatively, if you’re a fan of ghost stories or paranormal phenomena, be sure to read about old tales and rumors of places throughout Galway that were believed to be haunted or subject to paranormal activity!

FILM & TV

Visit the filming locations of cult classic films like ‘The Quiet Man’ and relive the iconic scenes of John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara. Or, re-enact some of your favorite scenes from popular films and TV shows such as ‘The Field’, ‘The Guard’, ‘Leap Year’, ‘Jack Taylor’, and many more!

ICONIC PLACES

Explore some of the most iconic places in Galway, locations you’ve likely seen virtually through social media feeds or other platforms. Alternatively, discover lesser-known places that have become iconic due to their historical significance or associations with famous figures from the past.

UNUSUAL ATTRACTIONS

Dive into the unique, unusual, yet incredibly fascinating aspects of Galway! Learn about uncommon attractions, including distinctive features in the natural landscape, intriguing locations, and curious man-made objects. You might think you’ve seen it all, but there’s always more to discover.

HAUNTED & PARANORMAL

Read about the tales of unusual sightings and paranormal activities rumored to have occurred throughout the years in Galway, along with places believed to be haunted. Fact or fiction? Legend or myth? The decision is yours to make…

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