Brown Thomas

Galway & The West

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Brown Thomas

Founded in 1849 in Dublin, Brown Thomas has become Ireland's leading department store, providing customers with the finest fashion, beauty, and homeware products for over 170 years. The store has become synonymous with impeccable style, exceptional quality, and unparalleled customer service. Step inside any of the Brown Thomas stores across Ireland, and you'll be wowed by the stunning displays of designer clothing, accessories, and beauty products from the world's leading brands. From designer handbags and shoes to luxury skincare and makeup, Brown Thomas has got it all.


When it comes to shopping, Galway boasts a mix of high-street stores, boutique shops, markets, and independent retailers, making it an excellent destination for shopping enthusiasts. Its main shopping area is along Shop Street, a pedestrianised street lined with shops, restaurants, and cafés. Here you can find popular high-street stores such as H&M, River Island, and Zara, as well as local boutiques offering unique and handcrafted items. Galway also has a number of markets, including the Galway Market, which is held every Saturday and Sunday in the city's historic St Nicholas Church. And if you're looking for a more upscale shopping experience, the city also has the Eyre Square Shopping Centre, which has over 70 shops, including department stores, fashion boutiques, and speciality shops.