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The Tourist Office is adjacent to the Great Southern Hotel, right in the heart of Galway City.It is a spacious facility with room to browse. The staff are pleasant and will book accommodation for a nominal fee.Plan your holiday using the information provided on festivals, events, walking trails and local attractions. There is a wide selection of maps and books for sale, as well as novelty items and souvenirs.
Upstairs in the Dew Drop Inn is a comedy club and is considered to be the smallest of its kind in the country. Hosting one of the most entertaining, amusing, and whimsical stand-up comedy shows in Ireland, this place is a must visit for laughter doses. Featuring comedians from all over the country, it offers a platform for upcoming artistes. One thing is sure, this spot is known for its rib tickling acts that will make you laugh till you drop!
Legend Quest - Galway Gothic & Legends Tour is for those who want a slice of the city's dark past. Get to know the gruesome medieval stories which was riddled with violence, turbulence and lots of myth. From the plague to the garrison stories and public execution, you will get to know the story by expert guides. Private tours are also available.
Between the medieval quarter and the shopping area of Galway city stands this small, vintage pub. The colorful exterior gives a hint of the lively atmosphere within. This pub attracts a regular local crowd, and tourists are drawn to the buzz in summer when the crowd spills on to the street. The bar staff has the reputation of being among the most obliging and friendly in Galway. The pub is known to host comedy evenings with Ireland's Smallest Comedy Club on a regular basis. A favorite on game nights, the pub is also one of the best places to watch a live game.
Located in the medieval quarter of Galway, this quintessentially Irish pub has a fun and fantastic atmosphere. Tigh Neachtain's is a century old family run business with a fairly regular clientele. Regulars range from the musicians who play sessions here to theater and media types to a healthy representation of Galway's gay community. Popular with visitors and locals alike, Tigh Neactain's is a great place to have a pint and a chat the night away.