Outdoor Walking Tour in Wonderful Walls of Galway City

Outdoor Walking Tour in Wonderful Walls of Galway City

Join me on my walking tour off the beaten track as we explore, admire and are inspired by more than twenty murals in Galway City. Find out more about the artist nicknamed the ‘Galway Banksy’. Which artist was retweeted by Cardi D? Who is inspired by Kandinsky and Joseph Albers? What are the up-and-coming artists doing in Galway? Other artists are inspired by the oceans deep and yet another’s style is influenced by cartoons. This tour is like no other in Galway.
* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: Galway, Ireland
* Trip Category: Walking & Biking Tours >> Walking Tours




Join me on my walking tour off the beaten track as we explore, admire and are inspired by more than twenty murals in Galway City. Find out more about the artist nicknamed the ‘Galway Banksy’. Which artist was retweeted by Cardi D? Who is inspired by Kandinsky and Joseph Albers? What are the up-and-coming artists doing in Galway? Other artists are inspired by the oceans deep and yet another’s style is influenced by cartoons. This tour is like no other in Galway.

Itinerary
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Stop At: River Corrib, Co. Galway, Ireland

We will look out over one of the fastest flowing rivers in Europe, birdwatching and admiring some art

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: Town Hall Theatre Galway Ireland, Town Hall Courthouse Square, Galway Ireland

We will walk through the square defined on two sides by the Town Hall Theatre and the City Court House

Duration: 2 minutes

Pass By: Galway Cathedral, University and Gaol Rds. Cathedral Square, Galway Ireland

We will look across the river at the last stone built cathedral in Europe

Pass By: Nora Barnacle House, 8 Bowling Green, Galway Ireland

2022 sees the one hundredth anniversary of the publication of Ulysses, by James Joyce. Nora Barnacle was his wife and muse.

Pass By: St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church, Market Street, Galway Ireland

We will pass the 700-year-old church, with the colourful Saturday market beside it.

Stop At: Kirwin Court, Apartment 1, Blake House, Kirwan’s Ln, Galway, Ireland

This is one of the finest medieval lanes in Galway. We will be admiring the art and character of the street as we walk through.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Galway Arts Centre, 47 Dominick St. and 23 Nuns Island, Galway Ireland

We will pass this Georgian style town house of Lady Gregory, now housing one of the art exhibition spaces in Galway.

Stop At: Eglinton Canal, Galway Ireland

We will walk briefly along the canal to the next murals

Duration: 2 minutes