County Clare, Galway, and the Aran Islands Travel Guide

County Clare, Galway, and the Aran Islands Sights

Spanish Arch

  • Spanish Parade Map It
  • Spanish Arch
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Published 01/20/2010

Fodor's Review

Built in 1584 to protect Spanish ships that were unloading cargoes of wines and brandies at the quays, this impressive stone arch is now the central feature of the newly restored Spanish Parade, a riverside piazza that draws a gathering of buskers and leisure seekers.

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Spanish Parade, Galway City, Co. Galway, Ireland

Map It

Published 01/20/2010


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