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EXHIBITION: War of Friends, 1922–23: The civil war story of Pádraic Ó Máille and Liam Mellows

October 29, 2022 @ 9:00 am - February 4, 2023 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0

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ILLUSTRATED TALK: Tom Molineaux (1784-1818)

July 28, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm UTC+0

Free

Join boxing historian Patrick Myler as he discusses the life, legend and legacy of the African-American bare-knuckle boxer Tom Molineaux who died destitute in Galway on 4 August 1818. Aged only thirty-four, it was a tragic end for a man who had fought in the first ever world heavyweight title fight less than a decade earlier. Afterwards, visit the museum’s exhibition Tom Molineaux (1784-1818): the slave who fought his way to freedom.

Age 12+

Details

Date:
July 28, 2018
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm UTC+0
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Galway City Museum
Phone:
(091) 532 460
Email:
museum@galwaycity.ie
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Venue

Galway City Museum
Spanish Parade
Galway, Galway H91 CX5P Ireland
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Phone:
(091) 532 460
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Details

Date:
July 28, 2018
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm UTC+0
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Galway City Museum
Phone:
(091) 532 460
Email:
museum@galwaycity.ie
View Organizer Website

Venue

Galway City Museum
Spanish Parade
Galway, Galway H91 CX5P Ireland
+ Google Map
Phone:
(091) 532 460
View Venue Website
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