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: Happy Birthday! – 200 years of Dublin’s iconic GPO
January 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm| Free
The General Post Office (GPO) opened on Sackville Street (now O’Connell Street) in Dublin in January 1818. One of Ireland’s most famous buildings, it was the last of the great Georgian public buildings erected in the capital. To mark its bicentenary, join Stephen Ferguson, Assistant Secretary and Museum Curator at An Post, as he shares the story of this iconic building and the people associated with it.