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: Ó Conaire & the Russian Revolution of 1917
February 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm| Free
On 4 February 1918, some 10,000 people gathered at the Mansion House in Dublin to support the Russian Bolsheviks. On the eve of the centenary of this event, join writer and socialist Aindrias Ó Cathasaigh as he discusses the politics and political writings of Pádraic Ó Conaire, with particular reference to the Russian Revolution of 1917.