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.
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Does the Claddagh really have its own King? Who built the Spanish Arch? How did you get a Galway Hooker into the museum? Is that a skull or an ostrich egg? How heavy is the Great Mace? If you’re planning to visit over Easter, why not join our special guided tour for families to learn [...]Find out more
Join nature educator Marina Levitina to explore and learn about Ireland's wild native plants through a variety of artistic media in a fun, exciting and innovative way. The workshop includes storytelling, drawing, music and other fun activities that help foster creativity and imagination, while teaching children about Ireland’s biodiversity. Suitable for ages 7 to 12Find out more
Join food historian Anna O’Donnell as she talks about the history of butter and butter-making traditions while she churns. Be prepared to lend a hand, as not to do so might ‘take the luck’ from the butter and make it impossible to churn. Afterwards, taste the fruits of your labour! Suitable for all agesFind out more