Salthill Industrial School Plaque

/Salthill Industrial School Plaque

Salthill Industrial School Plaque

Salthill Industrial School Plaque

Large wooden plaque from the Salthill Industrial School which reads ‘First Prize, Won By, Boys of Industrial School, Salthill, For Choral and Solo Singing, 1st September 1898‘. The school operated from 1870 to 1995 and the main building still survives but has been re-developed. Originally run by the Patrician Brothers and later by the Christian Brothers.


Museum Reg. GCM2011:010

Location: Storage



Galway City Museum is open Tuesday to Saturday on four daily timeslots; 10am, 11:30am, 2:00pm and 3:30pm.  Admission remains FREE but visitors will now require a ticket for their visit. Tickets can be booked online by visiting and will need to be presented either in printed format or on mobile phones at the main entrance to the museum.  In light of Covid-19 the number of visitors will be strictly controlled and those attending will have to adhere to correct social distancing and health and safety protocols so that everyone can enjoy the exhibitions in a safe and comfortable environment.

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