Fáilte. Welcome to Galway City Museum
Explore the archaeology, history and culture of Galway, a medieval city by the sea!
exhibition at Galway City Museum
With a primary focus on the stone forts of Aran, and on Dún Aonghasa in particular, this innovative exhibition investigates some of Europe’s most impressive stone monuments located on some of Europe’s smallest islands.
Galway City Museum is a designated repository for objects of cultural heritage related to the city of Galway and its people. We collect so as to preserve the material heritage of Galway for future generations.
Enjoy our exhibitions on the archaeology, history and sea science of Galway from the comfort of your own home, by taking a virtual tour through our galleries. Of course there is nothing like setting foot inside the museum and feasting your eyes on the wide range of objects on display. Take this tour and get a glimpse of what there is to see at Galway City Museum. Enjoy!
Explore from Home
We have many resources that you can use to explore our collections from the comfort of your own home. Check out some new material on the tiles below; visit our past exhibitions; listen in to our podcasts; have a look at our vodcasts and browse some of your favourite artefacts. Enjoy!
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