Newell Collection

/Newell Collection

Newell Collection

Michael Newell Collection

Newell Collection: which includes a revolver, bayonets, 1916 medal and War of Independence Service medal which belonged to Michael Newell who was present at Carnmore Crossroads, Model Farm, Moyode Castle and Limepark House during Easter Week, 1916. Deported to prison in Frongoch, Wales he was released on Christmas Eve, 1916. Newell continued to be active throughout the War of Independence and Civil War. He was a member of Galway County Council from 1934 until 1955.

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Museum Reg. 2016:005

Location: Display/Storage

2017-11-01T11:46:44+00:00

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.

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