Galway City Museum
Galway City Museum lies in the heart of the city. Here visitors can learn about the extensive history of the city, stretching back to its foundation in Norman times. It houses a variety of permanent and touring exhibitions representing Galway's rich archaeology, heritage and history. The museum is incredibly spacious and modern housing exhibition on three floors. The permanent collections consist of religious items, medieval artefacts, maritime collection, Claddagh collection and many more.
There are of course on loan exhibitions at the museum, some of the most notable to have passed through are vast currency collections, war time artefacts, and more religious item dating back through history.