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TANDEM BEACH CLEAN

Looking to do something new this Sunday? How about a TANDEM BEACH CLEAN?? If you interested in clean beaches and saving our Galway Bay marine life join Harriet Dundon from Galway City Museum, on Grattan Beach, Salthill, on Sunday 2nd of February at 1:30pm. This beach clean will be in collaboration with Flossie and the [...]

TANDEM BEACH CLEAN2020-01-31T15:55:23+00:00

A ‘Famine’ Story At Galway City Museum!

Re-discover the captivating story of Paul Strzelecki, a Polish humanitarian who saved over 200,000 children during the Great Irish Famine A Forgotten Polish Hero of the Great Irish Famine: Paul Strzelecki’s Struggle to Save Thousands" This exhibition presented by the Polish Embassy in Dublin explores the fascinating life and achievements of one of the great [...]

A ‘Famine’ Story At Galway City Museum!2020-01-18T14:44:11+00:00

Tom Mollineaux honoured by World Champion Boxer, Katie Taylor

Memorial unveiling to African-American champion boxer, Tom Mollineaux buried in Galway A 200-year-old promise was fulfilled in Galway yesterday (Wednesday 18th December) as the final resting place of freed slave and champion bare-knuckle boxer Tom Molineaux was commemorated with a headstone, unveiled by none other than the undisputed World Boxing Champion, Katie Taylor. The ceremony [...]

Tom Mollineaux honoured by World Champion Boxer, Katie Taylor2019-12-19T16:48:39+00:00

THE BOOK OF O’DAVOREN FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY

Museum Offers Once-in-a-lifetime Opportunity! Galway City Museum currently have on loan, for a short time only, one of the most important medieval Irish legal manuscripts ever written called The Book of O’Davoren. It was written in the Irish-language by scribes between 1564 and 1570 for the Co. Clare lawyer Donal O’Davoren, much of it at [...]

THE BOOK OF O’DAVOREN FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY2019-11-07T17:03:12+00:00

FÁILTE IRELAND ANNOUNCEMENT

Fáilte Ireland announces over €6.6 million for 'transformative' new Atlantic Museum Galway On Friday, 11th October 2019 Fáilte Ireland announced that they would be investing over €6.6million to develop a 'transformative' new state-of-the-art museum. This will be the single biggest Fáilte Ireland investment for a tourist attraction that will ‘transform the Spanish Arch district of Galway' according to Fáilte [...]

FÁILTE IRELAND ANNOUNCEMENT2019-10-17T12:05:45+01:00

ADMISSION: Free |  OPENING TIMES: Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 to 17:00 (Exhibitions close at 16:45)

REOPENING OF GALWAY CITY MUSEUM

Important Notice: Galway City Museum will reopen its doors to the public on Tuesday 21 July at 10am. In accordance with current national policy on the containment of the Covid-19 virus we are putting in place new guidelines for the museum visit.  It will be imperative that the public revise these guidelines when planning their next visit so that we can manage the Covid-19 threat as much as possible.  More to follow soon on our new booking system. Keep an eye on this website or follow our social media channels for further updates.  If you have an urgent query contact the museum at +353(0)91 532460 or by emailing museum@galwaycity.ie.

We look forward to welcoming you back!
The Museum Team
 
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