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Press Release – Experts Choice Award


Galway City Museum is among the winners of the 2017 Experts’ Choice Award from TripExpert. The Award recognizes the best attractions around the world based on reviews by journalists and professional travel writers. Less than 2% of all attractions worldwide receive this award.

With positive reviews from reviewers like Afar MagazineMichelin Guide and Lonely Planet, Galway City Museum is featured on as one of the best attractions in Galway. TripExpert takes a new approach to ratings by using only professional reviews from travel guides, magazines, newspapers and other respected sources.

As one of the top attractions in Galway, Galway City Museum has also received TripExpert’s Best of Galway award. Travelers can be confident that a visit to the museum is among the most worthwhile things to do in Galway.

“Set on the waterfront next to the remnants of the city’s ancient walls beside the Spanish Arch, the absorbing Galway City Museum chronicles the region’s rich cultural and historical legacy. Exhibits span from prehistoric times to the present. Among the museum’s holdings are a 3,500-year-old ax and a full-size traditional sailing boat called a Galway hooker. A calendar of craft demonstrations and other special events rounds out offerings here”  (Afar, The Experiential Travel Guide)

TripExpert, based in New York City, rates hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions based on professional reviews. It features over one million reviews from leading travel media. TripExpert provides an alternative to crowd sourced review sites.




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