Recognized as one of Ireland’s best, based on reviews from outstanding travelers in 2019, the Galway City Museum looks to continue this trend for 2021
Thanks to supporters of the Galway City Museum, it was once again recognized as a Travelers Choice winner for Best Tourist Attraction in 2020. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, before any changes caused by the pandemic, Laureates are known for their consistency in receiving positive reviews from travelers, placing them in the top 10 percent of the world’s tourist attractions.
“The winners of the Travelers’ Choice Awards 2020 should be proud of this distinguished honor,” said Kanika Soni, Tripadvisor Chief Commercial Officer. “While it has been a difficult year for travel and hospitality, we want to celebrate the accomplishments of our partners. The winners are appreciated for their exceptional service and quality. Not only do these winners deserve it, they are also a great inspiration to travelers as the world begins to venture out again. “
It’s been a slow year to start, but the Galway City Museum is now open with an array of inspiring exhibits exploring the archeology, history and culture of the region. Current highlights of the museum include exhibitions, Monument developed in partnership with Galway 2020, former European Capital of Culture; The Corrib: myth, legend and folklore; Guardians of the Gael / Caomhnóirí na nGael and Revolution in Galway, 1913-23. Visitors can book their free hourly tickets online at www.galwaycitymuseum.ie
The museum welcomes visitor feedback to help maintain standards and continue to improve its service. He encourages museum service users to visit www.tripadvisor.ie when they return home from a visit and to write a review about their experience at the Galway City Museum. These reviews are useful to other tourists planning their trips this summer and give them reason to consider the Galway City Museum and Galway as attractive tourist destinations for 2021.
The virtual tour has been refreshed to give visitors a taste of what to expect from a trip to the museum. It can be viewed at www.galwaycitymuseum.ie where fixed-time tickets can also be booked prior to the tour. The opening hours are from Tuesday to Saturday on four daily time slots: 10:00 am; 11:30 am; 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Free entry.