Claddagh is an area close to the centre of city, where the meets . It was formerly a fishing village, just outside the old city walls.
Photo: Jdesbonnet, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The and the Caoċ Arch in city, Ireland, are two remaining arches on the Ceann an Bhalla. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a museum in Galway City, , . Photo: Shane.Halloran, Public domain.

The Collegiate Church of St. Nicholas is a medieval church building in , Ireland. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Cathedral of Our Lady Assumed into Heaven and St Nicholas, commonly known as Galway Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in , , and one of the largest and most impressive buildings in the city. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the county town of on the west coast of Ireland. Photo: Massimo Telò, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Menlough is a village and townland in one of the Gaeltacht areas of , . is situated 4 km north of Claddagh. Photo: Sharonlflynn, CC BY-SA 4.0.


53.2675° or 53° 16' 2.9" north
-9.0553° or 9° 3' 19" west
Open Location Code
5 metres (16 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 52268873
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Կլադդախ
  • Basque: Claddagh
  • Chinese: 克拉達
  • Dutch: Claddagh
  • German: Claddagh
  • Irish: An Cladach
  • Japanese: クラダ
  • Portuguese: Claddagh
  • Russian: Кладда
  • Russian: Кладдах
  • Spanish: Claddagh

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