Antiquated arches and other buildings in this riverside area were acquired by Galway Corporation, the central administrative ... More
Galway City Museum
Antiquated arches and other buildings in this riverside area were acquired by Galway Corporation, the central administrative body for the region and renovated to form the Galway City Museum. Enter the museum through the Ardfry portals and you'll find Clare Sheridan's studio, housing a variety of striking pieces. The exhibits on display are currently somewhat overcrowded. However, Galway Corporation has plans to extend the museum into the adjacent buildings. The visitor can ascend the winding, cast-iron staircase to the exhibition gallery and catch sweeping views of Wolfe Tone Bridge, the Clare hills and the Corrib estuary with its magnificent white swans.
The first traces of the Zeughaus , in which weapons were kept date from the 14th century. Around the year
1600 a new armoury was planned and built, which already included objects gained during Cologne's long history of military ...
This modern art museum has more than 3000 works from 19th and 20th century American artists. The highlight is a
gallery that focuses on modern American art from the 1950s and 1960s, which includes work by Ellsworth Kelly, Richard ...
The Barnacles Galway Apartment is located on Kirwins Lane, a quaint little street in the heart of Galway City. It
is literally just a minutes stroll from all the pubs, cafes and restaurants that you are coming to Galway ...