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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!

Galway Working Lives

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A dozen historians will present short illustrated talks on the topic of working Lives in Co. Galway. This Culture Night event is curated and presented by Dr John Cunningham and Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley of the History Department at NUI, Galway. Galway City Museum will remain open to the public until 9pm. Adult (no booking required)

Free

Gael, Viking, Norman, Gallowglass or Planter?

Galway City Museum Galway City Museum, Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland

Gael, Viking, Norman, Gallowglass or Planter? Join biotechnologist Dr. Tyrone Bowes of Irish Origenes as he discusses how DNA testing can reveal unique information about your ancestry and shares some interesting Galway cases. Adult

Free

CULTURE NIGHT LECTURES: Galway in Literature

Galway City Museum Galway City Museum, Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland

A dozen researchers will present short illustrated talks on the theme of ‘Galway in Literature’. This Culture Night event is curated and presented by Dr John Cunningham and Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley of the History Department at NUI, Galway. Galway City Museum will remain open to the public until 8pm. Adults (no booking required)

Free

CULTURE NIGHT LECTURES: County Galway’s Sporting History

Galway City Museum Galway City Museum, Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland

Friday 20 September, 5.30pm to 7.30pm LECTURES: County Galway’s Sporting History A dozen researchers present short and snappy illustrated talks on the theme of the sporting history of Co. Galway. This Culture Night event is curated and presented by Dr. John Cunningham and Dr. Sarah-Anne Buckley of the History Department at NUI, Galway. Galway City […]

Free

Event Series Spring Lunchtime Lecture Series

Spring Lunchtime Lecture Series

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Every Thursday in March the University of Galway's School of Geography, Archaeology and Irish Studies will hold their lunchtime lecture series in the Education Room at Galway City Museum from 1pm until 1.50pm. There is no booking required for these lectures and admission is free.  For more information contact event organiser, Joe Fenwick by email […]

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