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 lectures. Enjoy our current series of online workshops here!
FILM SCREENING: Sculptor of the Empire
May 26, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm| Free
Born in Dublin on 24 May 1818, John Henry Foley became the most celebrated Victorian sculptor, best known for his statues of Daniel O’Connell in Dublin, Prince Albert in London and Lord Dunkellin in Galway. To mark the bicentenary of his birth the Museum will screen the 2008 Loopline documentary John Henry Foley – Sculptor of the Empire, directed by Sé Merry Doyle.