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Galway Gothic Tour

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Galway City, Republic of Ireland
Mr Conor Riordan
T: +353(0)877782887
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Experience the darker side of Galway's medieval past with turbulent tales of siege, rebellion and religious strife.

Experience the darker side of Galway's medieval past with turbulent tales of siege, rebellion and religious strife.

Hear what gruesome stories lie behind the many skeletons recently unearthed in Eyre Square. Visit the scenes of public execution and the site of the horrendous Spanish Armada massacre. Learn how the last great plague of Ireland had its origins in Galway's old town port, and how this terrible pestilence was an ominous portent of what was to come. Explore the bloody origins of the Kings Head pub, the stern and unbending justice of Mayor Lynch and discover what became of Warden Bodkins hand!

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