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Galway Heritage Walking Tour

Explore and discover the hidden delights of our medieval town from Eyre Square along the old wall of Galway along Lynch’s Castle passing Nora Barnacle’s house into Kirwin’s Lane and finishing at the Spanish Arch.

NUI Galway Campus Walking Tour

A walking tour of one the most beautiful University Campuses in Ireland, founded in 1847. See the famous quad, the concourse from the 1970’s and the Alice Perry Engineering Building.

Stories and Wisdom – a woodland walk

Let’s go for a walk in the wonderful habitat of Coole Park and chat about trees. Which trees here are native to Ireland? What are their special features? What is the connection to the Celtic Tree Calendar and Ogham writing? 

The Nightwatchman’s Tour

Come follow the Nightwatchman by torchlight as he makes his nightly rounds and discover what life was like within the walls of Medieval Galway. From feudal barons to the rise of the merchant families you will explore the fascinating and sometimes gruesome tales associated with the City.

The tour will start at the Fáilte Ireland Kiosk, Eyre Square (Shop Street side)

The Galway Tribes

City Centre Tour, focusing on the influence of the 14 Tribes over the centuries.

Please bring smart phone and earphones with you, and download the app VOX connect free from app store or play store.

Galway Heritage Walking Tour

Explore and discover the hidden delights of our medieval town from Eyre Square along the old wall of Galway along Lynch’s Castle passing Nora Barnacle’s house into Kirwin’s Lane and finishing at the Spanish Arch.

The Claddagh Heritage Tour

Claddagh fishing and Hooker boats, as well the Cottage viewing and its great value, with some Poetry. Finally a tour of the famous Claddagh Ring store. 

The Story of Galway City

Join Kathleen and find out how it all began for the City of The Tribes. This walk will take you through the streets of Medieval Galway, you will hear how the native Gaelic Irish got pushed out and how the Anglo Normans took control. Why Galway became known as the City of the Tribes. You will have a close up look at some of the medieval grandeur and character that is unique to Galway City.

The Galway Tribes

City Centre Tour, focusing on the influence of the 14 Tribes over the centuries.

Please bring smart phone and earphones with you, and download the app VOX connect free from app store or play store.

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