Eyre Square is in Galway City Centre, a walkable, family-friendly area. You'll find many palatable picks for dining and drinking here. You can satisfy your cultural palate with theater and live music. Book a hotel near Eyre Square, and then start exploring all the attractions in and around Galway.
More to see near Eyre Square
After a visit to Eyre Square, you can explore other activities and attractions in Galway. Popular activities in the area include shopping and being pampered at a spa. The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement.
South Park, Millennium Children's Park and Playground, and Lough Atalia are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. Explore nature at Brigit's Garden and Coole Park. A shopping trip to Kirwan's Lane and Galway Shopping Center might be just what you need for some retail therapy. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Galway Harbour, Galway Greyhound Stadium, and Pearse Stadium.
You can attend a show at Taibhdhearc Theatre, Druid Theatre, and Town Hall Theatre. Browse the collections at Claddagh Ring Museum, Hall of the Red Earl, or Bold Art Gallery. Monuments like St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church, St. Augustine's Church, and The Lynch Memorial honor the area. Lynch's Castle, Nora Barnacle House, and Spanish Arch are a few landmarks that can't be missed.
Galway Tours, Galway City Karting, and National Aquarium of Galway will provide enjoyment for the whole family. A few of the most popular sights in the area include Galway City Museum, Galway Cathedral, and Dunguaire Castle. You can also head to Galway Arts Centre, Eyre Square, and St. Francis Abbey.
Getting to Eyre Square
Take a plane to Shannon (SNN), located 40.4 miles (65.1 km) from Galway City Centre. It's the closest major airport to Eyre Square. You can come by train, getting off at Galway Station.