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Press Release

June 2017

Stone Axehead

Stone Axehead Large flat limestone axehead with sharpened edge from near Monivea, Co. Galway. Donation Museum Reg. GCMD2014:003 Location: Storage

Gordon Cup

Gordon Cup Gordon Cup with an inscription on it is as follows:THE GORDON CUP, PRESENTED TO, THE ROYAL GALWAY YACHT CLUB, BY, James Gordon Esq..1927 and subsequently awarded to L. Oldham [...]

Savoy Cinema Programme

Savoy Programme Souvenir programme from the opening night of the Savoy Cinema, which was located on Eglinton Street, Galway. The Savoy opened on St. Stephens Night, 1934 with a recital by [...]

Tulira Programme

Tulira Programme Programme for Gymkhana and Fete at Tulira Castle, Co. Galway, Sunday 3 June, 1962 Donation Museum Reg. GCM2014:002:020 Location: Storage  

Seapoint Ballroom Programme

Seapoint Ballroom Programme Programme for a Concert presented by Radio Eireann and Les Modes Modernes with a Symphony Orchestra conducted by Milan Horvat at the Seapoint Ballroom, Tuesday 21st October, 1952. Printed by the [...]

Savoy Recital

Savoy Recital Savoy Cinema, Galway Recital Programme, Friday January 16th, 1953 in aid of the new Galway Cathedral, with the tenor Father Sydney MacEwan. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2014:002:003 Location: Storage [...]

Travel Identity Card

Travel Identity Card Travel Identity Card issued in February 1949 just two months before the official declaration of Ireland as a Republic. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2013:004 Location: Storage   [...]

Whist Drive Ticket

Whist Drive Ticket Ticket issued for a Whist Drive at the Columban Hall, Galway. The ticket was produced at O' Gormans printing house, Shop St. The Whist Drive was a progressive card game [...]

Joyce Execution Warrant

Myles Joyce's Execution Warrant Execution warrant issued for Myles Joyce on 30 November 1882. It states that he is to be executed by hanging at Galway Gaol on Friday 15 December 1882 and [...]


MUSEUM OPENING TIMES

In line with current government guidelines, Galway City Museum will be closed to the public until further notice. We will monitor the situation very closely to plan our re-opening.  Visitors can still explore the museum virtually at galwaycitymuseum.ie and stay updated on museum developments by following Galway City Museum on social media channels, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
 
If you have any queries about bookings please feel free to contact us on 091 532460 or museum@galwaycity.ie. Bookings for next number of weeks will be cancelled.
 
We would like to take this opportunity to appeal to you to please stay safe, stay at home and protect each other so that we can welcome you back again soon. With regard to Covid-19 the future is in all of our hands!
 
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