Galway Dark Tour

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Galway Dark Tour

Galway Dark Tour exposes the visitor to the murky world of murders, executions, and deaths, sharing with them Galway’s dark past.

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The Browne Doorway Eyre Square Galway Ireland

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

About this event

Take a walking tour of the dark side of Galway City with experienced regional guide and member of Approved Tourist Guides of Ireland, Marteen Lane.  Hear stories of hangings, executions, murders, and much more.

Tour Hightlights: 

  • King's Head Pub
  • Spanish Parade
  • Lynch's Memorial Window
  • Galway Cathedral
  • Gallows in Eyre Square

Tour takes place at 4pm Irish Time, meeting at the Browne Doorway in Eyre Square. Booking in advance is essential.

Due to the sensitive nature of some of the stories, this tour is not suitable for children under 12 years old.

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Please note, no show, no refund!