Telephone: +353 (0)91 532 460  |  |  Contact Us

What’s On

Galway City Museum’s programme of events caters for a variety of audiences and interests, comprising gallery tours, illustrated talks, art and craft workshops, art classes and lectures. Enjoy our current series of online workshops here!

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

FREE Museum Highlights Tour

February 25, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0

A photo of the Physician's Cup on display in the Gaelic Ireland exhibition.

What are the highlights of Galway City Museum?

Join a free guided tour to learn about the origins of Galway and to hear fascinating stories behind some of the objects on display, including the oldest known Claddagh Ring, the statue of Pádraic Ó Conaire, a medieval Gaelic physician’s cup, and four 3,000-year-old bronze rings from Inishmore.

Tours start at the Museum reception desk. No booking required. Places allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Suitable for Ages 8+

[Image: Physician’s Cup on loan from the National Museum of Ireland.  Photo – Boyd Challenger]

Check out the Museum Virtual Tour HERE then join us Saturday for the real thing!  Any questions? bring them along!



February 25, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0
Event Category:


Galway City Museum
(091) 532 460
View Organizer Website


Galway City Museum
Galway City Museum
Spanish Parade, Galway H91 CX5P Ireland
+ Google Map
(091) 532460
Scroll to Top
Skip to content