Visit Brigit's Garden

rigit's Garden takes you on a magical journey into the heart of Celtic heritage and mythology, making it one of the truly outstanding places to visit in the West of Ireland. The award-winning Celtic Gardens are widely regarded as one of the most spectacular in Ireland, set within 11 acres of native woodland & wildflower meadows. In addition to the Celtic Gardens visitors can enjoy the nature trail, an ancient ring fort (fairy fort), thatched roundhouse and crannog, and the calendar sundial, the largest in Ireland.

Brigit’s Garden is very family-friendly with a kids’ discovery trail, a natural playground and lots of opportunity to explore.

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Visit Galway Aquarium

Galway Atlantaquaria, National Aquarium of Ireland, seeks to present a comprehensive view of the world of water through clear and interesting displays, informed helpful staff and exciting live presentations and animal interaction sessions.

The National Aquarium of Ireland is one of the West of Ireland's premier attractions. Situated in Salthill overlooking Galway Bay, it is home to over 150 marine and freshwater native species. Aquatic life is displayed carefully in a manner that reflects their natural habitats, providing an enjoyable and educational environment to learn about the diverse marine ecosystem of Ireland.

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Visit Loughwell Pet Farm

At Loughwell Farm Park- whatever the weather –you'll find plenty to see and do with activities for all ages. We are one of the most popular attractions in the West of Ireland with acres of indoor and outdoor fun for all the family. There is no need to pre-book a day out at Loughwell Farm Park - just come along for a great day of family Fun!

Connermara SceneryThe setting for Loughwell Farm Park is breath taking with a 360 degree Connemara backdrop just 20 minutes from Galway city.  The Farm Park has been carefully designed to fit naturally into the Connemara landscape with stone roundabouts, beech lined walkways, hand crafted timber play villages, duck pond and use of  natural materials such as sand, timber and  stone boulders.

Loughwell Farm Park has many friendly animals including pot bellied pigs, miniature ponies, sheep, goats, chickens and many more. All our guest love our daily list of animal activities which include the supervised feeding of the goats and cuddling the rabbits.

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Visit Leisure Land

Leisureland has no less than three swimming pools for the family to enjoy on either a day out, Galway holiday or all year-round activity.

All three swimming pools are open throughout the year - try the thrilling 65m Waterslide; have fun on board the pirate ship "Misty Dawn" and enjoy the interactive water features in the Leisure Pool. An inflatable Fun Run is operated in the main pool on certain days.

Leisureland has an outdoor Amusement Park, (Easter-September) while another seasonal attraction is "Inflatable City" which provides hours of fun for three to 12-year-olds.

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Visit Monkey Business

Monkey Business is a children's play centre in Knocknacarra. It has lots of slides, climbing frames, ball pools, bouncy castles, a painting corner, baby / toddler area and café area for parents. The ideal place for kids birthday parties, communions, confirmations, tour groups and school tours and of course when the weather is not the best.

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