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

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

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

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

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is a village and Roman Catholic parish in , , located just outside the city of Galway.

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

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


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