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Major Award for Galway City Museum

The Heritage Council’s Museum Standards Programme for Ireland (MSPI) acknowledges excellence in the governance and management of museums.  It takes three to five years to achieve full accreditation on this

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Launch of Cruinniú na nÓg 2021

Deputy Mayor of Galway City, Councillor Colette Connolly, is encouraging young people to use their creative talents in the city on Saturday the 12th of June for Cruinniú na nÓg,

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Galway City Museum will reopen its doors on Tuesday 18th May at 10am.  Visitors will have access to both the ground floor and first floor galleries.  The second floor will

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Online Kids Camp this Easter!

We are offering an exciting series of free fun online workshops for kids this Easter.  By visiting the WHAT’S ON section of this website from Tuesday 6 April to Friday

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It’s Competition Time!

Inspired by our new exhibition The Corrib: Myth, Legend and Folklore, we are inviting 3rd to 6th class pupils to research a tale from their locality, to retell it, and

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Looking to do something new this Sunday? How about a TANDEM BEACH CLEAN?? If you interested in clean beaches and saving our Galway Bay marine life join Harriet Dundon from

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