Galway City Museum
Fáilte chuig Músaem Cathrach na Gaillimhe

Calendar of Events

PLEASE NOTE: ALL events are FREE OF CHARGE (unless otherwise stated). PLACES are LIMITED so BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL! For further information, or to make a booking, please contact (091) 532460 or

To view and download our full programme of events for July to December 2014 click HERE.


Saturday 6 December, 2pm – 3pm
WORKSHOP: Tribal Arms

Join Brendan McGowan, Education & Outreach Officer, to look at the history and development of coats-of-arms and examine some belonging to the Tribes of Galway. Afterwards have a go at making your own individual coat-of-arms.

Age 8 – 12

Saturday 13 December, 11am – 1pm
PERFORMANCE: "Music Everywhere"

The Galway Music Residency presents "Music Everywhere" with ConTempo String Quartet & special guests.
All Ages (no booking required)

Saturday 13 December, 2pm – 3pm

TALK: Climate Change & Galway Bay

It is 175 years since the Night of the Big Wind, and 12 months since storms wreaked havoc on Galway's coastline. Join Dr. Kieran Hickey, NUI, Galway, as he discusses
the weather and climate change and the actual and potential impacts on Galway Bay.
Age 12+