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Galway City Museum

Galway City Museum Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 532 460
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Galway City Museum Spanish Parade, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 532 460
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Reviewed yesterday

A great way to learn a bit about Galway (and its history) and the area. There is a cafe at the entrance, and they also have a coat rack.

Thank Mike741776 .
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by the Museum while looking for restrooms. It turned out to be a very fun visit. My wife and I like Museums and we were not disappointed. It was great to see some artifacts and learn some of the history of the area.

Thank drtom100
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Small interesting museum, free admission which is a bonus. Lots of history. I would recommend visiting here :)

Thank Aimee L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am little bit disappointed with this museum, it is very fancy building but when you are inside, it is small museum and most of the items were taken from National Museum of Ireland. Staff are very accommodating, no entry charge and there is a...More

Thank Ramadeva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not into museums so i didn't pay that much attention to this place. However, it was free to enter and it doesn't take long to go through it. I would recommend it if you love history or have some free time.

Thank mare_zg989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Museum had artifacts from the Norman period on the first floor, and a small exhibition on WWI on the second. Also on the second, was a great small summary of the Rising and Gallway's role in it. I did not know much about the...More

Thank rouse4531
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely family friendly and interesting overview with great artifacts of the long storied history of The City of Galway. Thanks Damien!!

Thank Twinzone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit. The Galway City Museum takes you through the history of the old city and some about Irish independence. Also explains Galway Hooker, and it is not what you think.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting little museum with a diverse amount of information about the city. Free admission is an added bonus. Shoutout to the lady working at the admission desk who was incredibly helpful and nice to us. She made sure she could help us anything with anything...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am astonished about the amount and quality of the information you get in this museum and that for free. I definitely recommend this Museum.

Thank schani353
Iarsmalann, Marketing at Galway City Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope you will return again soon.

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