With more than 100 scheduled events per annum, Galway City Museum’s programme of events caters for a variety of audiences and interests, comprising gallery tours, illustrated talks, art and craft workshops, art classes and evening lectures. Download a copy of our current programme HERE or pick up a hardcopy from the museum.
ILLUSTRATED TALK: The History & Revival of Headford Lace
July 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm| Free
In recent years, the long lost tradition of lace-making in Headford, which dates to the 1700s, has been rediscovered and reestablished by the local community. Join members of the Headford Lace Project as they share the history of the craft, its impact on their locality, both socially and economically, and their hopes for its future.