attractions in Galway



There’s a wide range of things to see and to do around County Galway near Claregalway Hotel. Take a trip to Connemara and explore its tiny coves, bays and fishing villages or journey the majestic Wild Atlantic Way.

See some of our recommended local attractions below.

salthill promenade

Salthill Promenade

Beautiful and traditional seaside resort, situated on the northern inner shore of Galway Bay.
galway city museum

Galway City Museum

One of Galway’s most popular cultural hotspots, the award-winning museum welcomes over 200,000 visitors every year.
dunguaire castle

Dunguaire Castle

16th-century tower house situated on Galway Bay in Kinvara where you can enjoy lots of fun at the Banquet Evening.
coole park

Coole Park

Experience the magical journey of Coole Park and discover the Autograph Tree, an old copper beech still standing in the walled garden.
thoor ballylee

Thoor Ballylee

Walk along the narrow bridge, the crossing stones, admiring the stunning gardens and river with your loved ones.
burren park

Burren National Park

Be amazed and captivated by the stunning limestone sceneries all around the Burren.
caherconnell stone fort

Caherconnell Stone Fort

Ireland’s beautiful fortification & sheepdog demos, located in Caherconnell, County Clare.
galway cathedral

Galway Cathedral

One of Europe’s largest and most spectacular great stone churches in Galway City