Revolution in Galway, 1913-1923

Revolution in Galway, 1913-1923

Revolution in Galway, 1913-1923 Galway City Museum / All Week / Admission Free Galway Session highly recommend a visit to the magnificant exhibition Revolution in Galway / Réabhlóid i nGaillimh 1913-1923.  Without Galway, Ashbourne, Co. Meath and Enniscorthy, Co....
Éamonn Ceannt: Supreme Sacrifice

Éamonn Ceannt: Supreme Sacrifice

Éamonn Ceannt: Supreme Sacrifice By William Henry Galway City Museum / Wednesday 15 June at 1pm / Admission Free Presented by local historian William Henry, author of the first biography of Éamonn Ceannt, this talk will elucidate the life and work of Ceannt from a...
Éamonn Ceannt: A Piper Rising

Éamonn Ceannt: A Piper Rising

Éamonn Ceannt: A Piper Rising by Dr. Verena Commins Galway City Museum / Thursday 16 June at 1pm / Admission Free Dr. Verena Commins will explore the role of Éamonn Ceannt in the Gaelic Revival of the early 20th century. As a player of both uilleann and war pipes...
Katie Fahey’s Rebellion

Katie Fahey’s Rebellion

Katie Fahey’s Rebellion: A Galway Romance Of 1916 by Dr. John Cunningham Galway City Museum / Friday 17 June at 1pm / Admission Free From a family of agrarian activists, Katie Fahy was secretary of the Craughwell branch of Cumann na mBan. John Nelly, master of Gort...
Try the Pipes

Try the Pipes

Try the Pipes with Tommy & Pádraic Keane Galway City Museum / Saturday 18 June at 10.30am / Admission Free After a brief introduction to a history of the pipes, you can try your hand, or fingers or elbow at the uilleann pipes. Pipes will be supplied! This is the...