Galway is the county town of on the west coast of Ireland. It's Ireland's fifth largest city, with a population in 2016 of 79,934, but its historic centre on the east bank of the River Corrib is compact and colourful.
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Notable Places in the Area

An Taibhdhearc is the national Irish language theatre of . Photo: MaxPride, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2½ km south of Galway. Photo: Colin Park, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
Galway railway station serves the city of Galway in . Photo: calflier001, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Athletics track
The Sportsground, also known as The and the Galway Greyhound Stadium and the Connacht Rugby Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Galway, . Photo: James Gallagher, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village and townland in one of the Gaeltacht areas of , . is situated 3½ km northwest of Galway.

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


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