A civic treasure (established in 1989) with a collection of new, second-hand, third-hand, discounted books (many €1) and out of print titles that can keep you browsing for weeks. With stock stuffed into a succession…
Huge, central bookstore with a superb range of books and a strong travel and kids selection.
Established in 1750, this is Ireland’s oldest jewellery shop, with vintage examples in its small back-room ‘museum’.
Fiddles abound at this dealer in fine instruments. If your harp has come unglued, they'll fix it.
You can pick up tin whistles, bodhráns and other instruments here, as well as sheet music. Backpackers note: they stock bongos.
Handy range of shops under one roof, not far from Eyre Sq.
General purpose shopping centre with a large Dunne's supermarket.