Exploring Galway with Family
Imperial Hotel Galway is the perfect location for exploring the vibrant city of Galway located on the stunning west coast of Ireland. Whether you are exploring the city streets, marvelling at the natural beauty of Connemara, or enjoying a relaxing day at the beach, Galway offers endless opportunities for family-friendly fun and adventure
Discover the City
Start your family fun in the heart of Galway City, where you can immerse yourself in its charming streets and lively atmosphere. Take a leisurely stroll through the Latin Quarter, a vibrant area filled with colourful shops, street performers, and delectable eateries. Don’t forget to visit the famous Spanish Arch and Galway City Museum, where you can learn about the city’s fascinating history and heritage.
Marine Life at Galway Atlantaquaria
Galway Atlantaquaria, is a must-visit for families. Discover a fascinating array of marine species, from graceful stingrays to fearsome sharks. The interactive exhibits and touch pools allow children to get up close and personal with marine life, making it an educational and exciting experience for the whole family.
Situated on the famous Salthill Promenade, this state-of-the-art facility includes a 25m swimming pool, a learner pool, a water slide, and giant Commando Inflatable Obstacle Course, and a fully equipped gymnasium. and 9-hole adventure golf.
Planet Entertainment Centre
Planet entertainment centre offers, bowling, lasertag and soft play. A great option for a rainy day in the city with children. Galway Atlantaquaria, is a must-visit for families. Discover a fascinating array of marine species, from graceful stingrays to fearsome sharks. The interactive exhibits and touch pools allow children to get up close and personal with marine life, making it an educational and exciting experience for the whole family.
Wildlands Adventure Park
If you are looking for fun activities and things to do in Galway, whatever the weather, Wildlands Moycullen, Indoor & Outdoor Activity Centre with over 20 acres of mature woodland overlooking Ballyquirke Lough is the place for all ages, featuring Zipline, Fun Walls, Disc Golf, Archery, Fairy Trails, a Sports Hall, Yoga & Wellness centre and much, much more.
Located just outside Galway City, Brigit’s Garden is a magical place where families can connect with nature and learn about Ireland’s ancient traditions. Explore the four themed gardens, go on a scavenger hunt and enjoy nature trails. The garden also hosts various family events and workshops throughout the year, providing a truly immersive experience for visitors of all ages.
Galway is home to some of Ireland’s most beautiful beaches, perfect for a fun-filled family day out. Salthill Beach is just a short distance from the city centre, and offers calm waters, and a lively promenade. Take a dip in the ocean, build sandcastles, or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll while enjoying an ice cream cone. Nearby, Silver Strand Beach and Trá Mhór provide even more picturesque spots to relax and enjoy the coastal scenery.
Beyond the City
Galway is a vibrant city surrounded by stunning countryside, with coastal views. Filled with rich cultural heritage traditional music and modern arts. Take time to explore it all!