Galway Aquarium

Exclusive family pass discount for guests, please ask at reception for details on how to avail of this offer.

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


Great Escape Rooms

Exclusive discount for guests, please ask at reception for detaIls on how to avail of this offer.

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


Storytelling Moth & Butterfly Storytelling & Improvisation

3rd Wednesday of every month at 7.30pm

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.

Stories for Children

Saturdays at 11am Stories for Children

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.

Tickets: Free

Address: Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, The Cornstore, Middle St, Galway


Town Hall Theatre

List of showings

Peter Pan

Wednesday 21st - Friday 23rd August @ 7pm

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th August @ 3pm & 7pm


Tickets: 3pm - €18 / 7pm - €21/19


Mise Éire

June 24th - August 28th 2019 at

The Galmont Hotel & Spa

Mise Éire: The Show is a fantastic production featuring a selection of Irish history performed through music, song and dance. The show brings its guests on a journey through Ireland rich past. The production features a troupe of champion Irish Dancers, award winning vocalists and musicians. Guests will be treated to stunning views of Irelands magical landscape, travelling along the Wild Atlantic Way, visiting the world famous Claddagh fishing village in Galway, the Giants Causeway in Antrim and the Cliffs of Moher.

Enjoy a choice of either a 5 Lamp Premium Lager, Glass of house wine or Martini Fiero and Tonic on arrival to Coopers Bar & Lounge followed by a main course before the show. This package is €45 per person including entry to the show and is only available on show dates. Advance booking required. For bookings, please contact The Galmont Hotel & Spa directly on 091 538300.


Show Only: €30

Dinner & Show: €45


June 24th - August 28th 2019

(Monday & Wednesday night at 8.30pm)

Venue: The Galmont Hotel & Spa


September 2nd - October 1st 2019

(Monday & Tuesday nights at 8.30pm)

Venue: An Taibhdhearc Theatre, Middle Street, Galway.


Galway City Museum

List of events

Illustrated Talk: The Galway Shawl

August 31st @ 2.30pm - 4.00pm

Tickets: Free


Christy Moore in Concert at Leisureland, Salthill

Christy Moore in Concert

Friday 16th & Saturday 17th August @ 8pm

Tickets: €42


Galway United V Limerick

Galway United V Limerick

Friday 30th August @ 7.45pm 

Ticket: Charge

Venue: Eamonn Deacy Park


Just minutes from all of the action, The Galmont is the perfect place for a family stay in Galway.
For bookings and availability, please call our Reservations team on +353 91 538300