Discover the Wild at Wildlands Galway! This adventure park, located in Moycullen, just 10 minutes from Galway city, offers indoor and outdoor adventures including: Zip ‘n’ Trek, Indoor Climbing Walls, new Irish mythology themed Celtic Challenge Rooms, Cloud Climb and Ninja obstacle course, Bushcraft survival skills, Archery, Disc Golf, Yoga, Off Road Adventure (mini 4×4 driving), Baile Beag miniature play village, woodland walks, Fairy Trails and lots more to explore! Food lovers are spoiled for choice in the Olive Tree Kitchen Restaurant.
We guarantee you’ll jump (!) the first time you venture through the entrance to Galway Atlantaquaria, Ireland’s largest aquarium, and that’s because their first exhibit is Ireland’s largest “Splash” tank! You’ll also enjoy the ray pool, ocean tank, fin whale skeleton, touch pools and heaps of activities and fun things to do while you visit such as feeding the fish and touching starfish and crabs.
At Turoe Pet Farm near Loughrea, kids will enjoy feeding the animals at the pet farm, they also have outdoor playgrounds, indoor soft play areas, picnic space and more.
Hop on the Corrib Princess, which departs from Woodquay in the city centre and tour the Corrib river and lake. See what Galway looks like from the water as you pass by the university on the left and go up towards the ruin at Menlo on the right.
Loughwell Farm Park in Moycullen has plenty of options for indoor and outdoor fun for kids of all ages. They also run seasonal themed events at Halloween, Christmas and Easter.
Join visitors and locals alike and take a stroll along the Promenade at Salthill. You can find your own way or follow our three fun family trails. There are several beaches to visit, the diving board at Blackrock, views across to Clare and of course you can ‘kick the wall’ at the end of the prom in a time honoured tradition!
Brigit’s Garden in West Galway, located between Moycullen and Oughterard, is a magical place for families to explore. With family-friendly Celtic gardens, children’s discovery trail, willow play area and sandpit, Nature trail, ring-fort and crannog, gift shop and the award-winning, family friendly Garden Café. Look out for special events that run throughout the year.