Galway City Museum
Fáilte chuig Músaem Cathrach na Gaillimhe

Education & Outreach / Oideachas

Guided Tours

Guided tours of the museum can be arranged and are free of charge (although a contribution to our donations box is appreciated). Tours are subject to the availability of staff and should be booked at least two weeks in advance.

Schools, please note the following:

  • - Guided tours last approximately 45-60 minutes
  • - You should bring at least one adult per fifteen students
  • - Larger classes are split into smaller groups for guided tours (generally <20 per tour)
  • - A teacher/leader must remain with each group at all times and are responsible for their students’   behaviour
  • - We do not have a lunch room
  • - Food and drink are not permitted in the galleries
  • - Photography is permitted, without flash

For further details or to make a booking please contact the Education & Outreach Officer by calling (091) 532460 or by email at


DIY Tours

Groups can also enjoy the museum without booking a tour but please do let us know you're coming.