Letters from 1903 Royal Visit

/Letters from 1903 Royal Visit

Letters from 1903 Royal Visit

Letters from the 1903 Royal Visit to Galway

Letter dated 1 August 1903, from the Lord Lieutenant, Dublin Castle to Rev. James Fleetwood Berry, Rector of Galway, which accompanied a declaration of gratitude from King Edward VII who had recently visited Galway.

Donation

Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection

Location: Display

Declaration from King Edward VII, 1903 thanking the people of Galway for their ‘loyal greetings’. The controversial trip took place during a time of rising nationalism in Ireland, coinciding with the centenary of Robert Emmett’s rebellion, and was strongly opposed in the radical nationalist press.

Donation

Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection

Location: Display

 

 

2017-11-01T11:41:18+00:00

ADMISSION: Free |  OPENING TIMES: Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 to 17:00 and from Easter to end of September on Sundays: 12:00 to 17:00 (Exhibitions close at 16:45)

Galway City Museum will be closed to the public from Thursday 6th to Saturday 8th February to facilitate essential structural works on the ground floor.  Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Thank you

 
Beidh Músaem Cathrach na Gaillimhe dúnta don phobal ó Déardaoin 6 Feabhra go dtí Dé Sathairn 8 Feabhra chun oibreacha struchtúracha riachtanacha a éascú ar an mbunurlár. Gabh ár leithscéal as aon mhíchaoithiúlacht.
Go raibh maith agaibh.

 
PLAN A VISIT
close-link
Museum Information