Things to do in Galway

Galway - Athenry Castle

Athenry, Co Galway
Athenry Castle

The great three-storey tower, surrounded by defensive walls, is entered at first-floor level through an unusual decorated doorway. Recently re-roofed, the interior contains an audio visual room and exhibition. Access to ground floor of Castle for people with disabilities. Athenry is one of

Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre

Merlin Park, Dublin Road, Galway
Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre

At the Galway Irish Crystal Heritage Centre you are invited to experience a guided heritage tour and specially commissioned film on Galway, City of the Tribes, and jewel of Irelands West Coast. Join us in a celebration of this ancient citys rich and colourful legacy. Your guided tour will

Galway - Connemara Heritage and History Centre

Lettershea, Clifden, Co Galway
Connemara Heritage and History Centre

This award winning heritage centre offers a unique insight into the history and heritage of this most beautiful part of the West of Ireland. Whether you visit for an hour, an afternoon or stay in our accommodation you will leave with memories to treasure. Activities include: Turf Cutting -

Galway - Errislannan Manor Riding Centre

Keeraunmore, Ballyconneely, Co. Galway
Errislannan Manor Riding Centre

If you want to ride Connemara ponies this is the place to come. It is one of the most highly regarded Connemara Pony Studs in Ireland and these sturdy and active ponies are the perfect mounts for exploring the moorland, hills and beaches around the centre. Most of the ponies are home bred

Galway - Corrib Cruises

Oughterard, Galway.
Corrib Cruises

We offers pleasure cruises on Lough Corrib, Irelands largest lake and one of the most cleanest and scenic in Europe. A cruise through this unique waterway is a must while visiting the West of Ireland. In 1977 Corrib Cruises began operating on Lough Corrib and today is the longest establish

Galway - Portumna Castle

Portumna, Galway.
Portumna Castle

The great semi-fortified house at Portumna was built before 1618 by Richard Burke or de Burgo, 4th Earl of Clanricarde. It was the main seat of the de Burgo family for over 200 years, until it was gutted by fire in 1826. The ground floor of the house is now open to the public. To the north

Galway - Cleggan Beach Riding Centre

Cleggan, Galway
Cleggan Beach Riding Centre

The Cleggan Beach Riding Centre is an approved riding school and is Connemaras most renowned beach trekking centre. Our facilities include A variety of beach trekking available - Mountain treks - Our most popular ride is our 3 hour trek across a huge spectacular beach to Omey Island a

Galway - Athenry Heritage Centre

St. Marys, The Square, Athenry, Galway
Athenry Heritage Centre

Athenry Heritage Centre brings this Medieval Town to life using models, storyboards and audio-visual touch screen to celebrate and interpret the towns medieval past. The Heritage Centre, situated in the ruins of the Medieval St. Marys Parish Church, in the centre of town, is the ideal st