Galway Civic Museum

Galway, Ireland

OPW Architectural Services

The Galway Civic Museum was developed to house an increasing accumulation of civic artefacts and is located next to Galway city’s waterfront. 

All photographs © 2008 Ines Billings

All photographs © 2008 Ines Billings

The external envelope is a highly bespoke set of cladding systems from a two storey suspended glass corner box to highly machined ‘floating’ aluminium solar shades.

Completed in 2006 the building has won several national awards for design.