Spanish Arch

The Spanish Arch and the Caoċ Arch in city, Ireland, are two remaining arches on the Ceann an Bhalla. The two arches were part of the extension of the city wall from Martin's Tower to the bank of the , as a measure to protect the city's quays, which were in the area once known as the Fish Market.

Notable Places in the Area

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

An Taibhdhearc is the national Irish language theatre of . is situated 260 metres north of Spanish Arch. Photo: MaxPride, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Collegiate Church of St. Nicholas is a medieval church building in , Ireland. is situated 320 metres north of Spanish Arch. 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. is situated 650 metres north of Spanish Arch. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is an area close to the centre of city, where the meets .

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

is a village and townland in one of the Gaeltacht areas of , . is situated 4 km north of Spanish Arch.

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