10 of Galway's finest historical monuments

 

Allow us to take you on a tour of the old medieval city, to include the city’s left bank and city centre. We’ll tell you the fascinating story of ‘Humanity Dick’ Martin and James Joyce’s love Nora Barnacle. Visit the old city walls, castles, town houses and museums. 'Histry' gives you 10 of Galway’s top historical monuments.

 

 
Interior of Galway Cathedral

Interior of Galway Cathedral

Shop Street view of St. Nicholas' Church, Galway

Shop Street view of St. Nicholas' Church, Galway

Humanity Dick's former townhouse, Cross Street, Galway

Humanity Dick's former townhouse, Cross Street, Galway

A Section of Galway's unusual town walls now sits within a shopping centre

A Section of Galway's unusual town walls now sits within a shopping centre