The National Aquarium is home to Ireland’s biggest display of sea and fresh water life. You can see young and freshly hatched fish or learn about the huge variety of life in the Estuary, Harbour, Lighthouse, Mill Pond. The main attraction within the aquarium is the 120 tonne Ocean Tank showcasing over 200 species including cod, pollock and small sharks. There is a chance to hold starfish, crabs and sea scorpions. The building is located on the Salthill promenade overlooking Galway Bay.
Address: Salthill Promenade, Galway City Opening Hours: 10am until 5pm
You enter the locked escape room and for 60 minutes you, and your team will become removed from your current day to day lives and be totally focused on nothing but escape…. Observe your surroundings, solves clues, work as a team and make the connections. Adrenaline kicks in – excitement, tension, focus, laughter and team work. Uncover the mysteries hidden within the room and earn your reward…the Great Escape. Ask upon booking which room is best suited to the age category of your group.
Address: 27 Upper Abbeygate Street, Galway City
Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 1pm until 7pm. Saturday, 11.30am until 9pm & Sunday, 11.30am until 9pm
Moth and Butterfly is a free fluttering night of Storytelling and Improvisation! Katie's Claddagh Cottage is an enchanting location, with a wood burning stove, oak tables, twinkly lights and gorgeous teapots!
Address: Katie’s Claddagh Cottage, Fairhill Rd Upper, The Claddagh, Galway.
Story time kicks off at 11am, when the librarian shares well-loved favourites, exciting new releases, and a vast variety of brilliant picture books and with the help of our resident orangutan, The Librarian, makes sure we only have the best and funniest stories for every Saturday morning story session! Free story time takes place among comfy chairs in the children’s section, and is suitable for kids of all ages, especially younger children.
Address: Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, The Cornstore, Middle St, Galway