'Histry' app provides you with clear design and easy navigation

 

Learning the history on your doorstep, whether it's as a local or a visitor, will greatly enrich your experience of the city. 'Histry' will provide you with the history of Galway, thoroughly researched by local author and historian Peadar O’Dowd. You'll discover the history of medieval Galway, as well as many other hidden gems. You'll learn about the life of many colourful characters from Humanity 'Dick' Martin, Nora Barnacle (wife of James Joyce), the people of the Claddagh and the Tribes of Galway.

 

 
Galway Cathedral

Galway Cathedral

Fishing families and traditional Claddagh cottages, the Claddagh, Galway

Claddagh fishermen casting nets. Rows of the fishermen's thatched cottages prior to modernisation can be seen in the background

Claddagh fishermen casting nets. Rows of the fishermen's thatched cottages prior to modernisation can be seen in the background