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Admission remains FREE but visitors will now require a ticket for their visit. Tickets can be booked on this website and will need to be presented either in printed format or on mobile phones at the main entrance to the museum. 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.
For any further information contact museum@galwaycity.ie or phone +353 (0)91 532 460

Museum Opening Hours

Galway City Museum is open Tuesday to Saturday on four daily timeslots; 10am, 11:30am, 2:00pm and 3:30pm.
Galleries close at 16:45

Getting Here

Parking Near GCM

Several parking facilities are available with short walking distances to the museum, please use the map below to find out about their locations and prices, as well as live traffic conditions around museum.

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Accessibility

There is full access to all the galleries and there are two wheelchairs available on request for any visitor that requires one.

Assistance dogs are welcome


MUSEUM OPENING TIMES
Galway City Museum is open Tuesday to Saturday

Visitors will have access to both the ground floor and first floor galleries.  The second floor will remain closed until the new Sea Science exhibition works have been completed.  Admission remains FREE but TICKETS will be an essential requirement. By clicking BOOK TICKET on this page, visitors can choose from one of four daily time slots, 10am; 11.30am, 2pm and 3.30pm. Tickets will need to be presented as a printout OR on your mobile phone at the main entrance.  Visitors are asked to review the museum’s reopening guidelines on Eventbrite when making their booking.

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