Public Parks

  • Where are the Public Parks in Galway City?

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  • Public Parks - Galway City Centre

      • Millennium Childrens Park

        Millennium Childrens Park - Advance Warning Notice Aug 25, 2016

        Address:
        Newcastle Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: Open Monday to Sunday including Bank Holidays

        7.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        Email: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Playgrounds
        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Picnic Area
        • Skate Boarding Park
        • Seating
        • Toilet Facilities
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: City Park

        This was the first dedicated children's park in Galway.

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      • Woodquay Park

        Address:
        Woodquay
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restriced Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkway - Passive Recreation
        • Seating Area
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • South Park

        Address:
        South Park
        Claddagh
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours,

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkway
        • 1 Gaelic Playing Pitch
        • 1 Rugby Pitch
        • 2 Soccer Playing Pitches
        • Playground
        • Claddagh Basin
        • Nimos Pier
        • Swans
        • Dedicated Cycling and Walking Route
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Toft Park

        Address:
        Seapoint
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours,

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Car Parking
        • Playgound
        • Seating
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees
        • Walkways
        • This facility is also designated as a Circus Site for visiting Circuses to Galway City

        Description: City Park

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      • Terryland Forest Park

        Address:
        Terryland
        Headford Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

        No Restricted Opening Hours,

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkway
        • Picnic Areas
        • Woodlands
        • Seating
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: City Park with

        • Nature Trails, Forest Walks and River Walks
        • Heritage Trails
        • Woodland Theme Playground
        • Sculpture Trails
        • Educational / Interpretative centre
        • A tree nursery
        • Performing Arts Area
        • Aesthetic informative signposts
        • Picnic areas
        • A small footbridge over the river
        • A new forest habitat - a large segment of the reedbeds along the river banks will be providing a sanctuary for indigenous flora, fauna and fish wildlife.

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      • Kennedy Park

        Address:
        Eyre Square
        Galway

        Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

        No Restricted Opening Hours,

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkway - Passive Recreation
        • Picnic Area
        • Performance Area
        • Playground
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: City Park

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      • Fr. Burke Park

        Address:
        Claddagh
        Galway

        Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

        No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Playgound
        • Pedestrian Pathways
        • Seating
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Crestwood

        Address:
        Crestwood Park
        Ballinfoyle
        Galway

        Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

        No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 1 Gaelic Playing Pitch
        • 1 Soccer Playing Pitch
        • 2 Tennis Courts
        • Natural Exposed Rock Areas with Walkways
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City Centre

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park


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      • Public Parks - Galway City West

        Barna / Lough Rusheen Park

        Address:
        Barna Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Car Park / Bus Park
        • Woodlands
        • Picnic Area
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local NeighbourhoodPark

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      • Barna Woods

        Address:
        Barna Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Woodland Habitat
        • Car Parking
        • Picnic Area
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: City Park

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      • Lough Rusheen Woods

        Address:
        Barna Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Car Parking
        • Picnic Area
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: City Park

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      • Cappagh Park

        Address:
        Cappagh Road
        Knocknacarra
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Childrens Playground
        • 2 Gaelic Playing Pitches
        • 2 Soccer Playing Pitches
        • Woodland Paths
        • Picnic Areas
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees
        • Carpark
        • Community Centre

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • McGrath Field

        Address:
        Shangort Road
        Knocknacarra
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Tennis Courts
        • Gaelic Playing Pitch
        • Playground
        • Pedestrian Path Network
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighhourhood Park

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      • Shantalla Park

        Address:
        Seamus Quirke Road
        Shantalla
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 1 Soccer / GAA Playing Pitch
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Sliding Rock

        Address:
        Shantalla
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Playground
        • Passive Recreational Walkways
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Neighbourhood Park

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      • Red Lane

        Address:
        Shantalla
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Passive Recreational Walkways
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Neighbourhood Park

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      • Westside Park

        Address:
        Seamus Quirke Road
        Newcastle
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 2 Gaelic / 2 Soccer Playing Pitches
        • Basketball Court
        • Tennis Courts
        • Dressing Rooms
        • Running Track
        • Skatepark
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Neighbourhood Park

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      • Corrib Park

        Address:
        Newcastle
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Passive Recreational Walkways
        • 3G Artificial Surface Pitch
        • Multi-use games Area (MUGA)
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Quinncentennial Park

        Address:
        Salthill
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hourse

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkway
        • Seating
        • Ornamental Pond
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Salthill Park

        Address:
        Salthill Park
        Salthill
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hourse, Open 7 Days a Week

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 5-A-Side Pitch
        • Pedestrian Walkway
        • Seating
        • Band Stand
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - West

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park


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      • Public Parks - Galway City East

        Mervue Public Park

        Address:
        Mervue
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 2 Gaelic Pitches
        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - East

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Merlin Woods

        Address:
        Merlin Park
        Dublin Road
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Wood Lands
        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - East

        Description: Neighbourhood Park

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      • Renmore Park

        Address:
        Renmore
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 2 Gaelic Playing Pitches
        • 2 Soccer Playing Pitches
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - East

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Castle Park

        Address:
        Castlepark
        Ballybane
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • 2 Soccer Pitches
        • 1 Rugby Pitch
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - East

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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      • Roscam Park

        Address:
        Roscam
        Galway

        Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

        Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
        Galway City Council
        City Hall
        College Road
        Galway
        Tel: (091) 536565
        E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

        Facilities:

        • Pedestrian Walkways
        • Playgrounds
        • Tennis Courts
        • Basketball Court
        • 1 Soccer Pitch
        • 1 5-a-Side Pitch
        • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

        Area of City: City - East

        Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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    • Doughiska Park

      Address:
      Doughiska
      Galway

      Opening Hours: No Restricted Opening Hours

      Enquiries: Recreation & Amenity Department
      Galway City Council
      City Hall
      College Road
      Galway
      Tel: (091) 536565
      E mail: parks@galwaycity.ie

      Facilities:

      • 1 Soccer Playing Pitches
      • Walkways
      • 2 Tennis Courts
      • Basketball Court
      • Toddler Playground
      • Adventure Playground
      • Skate Park
      • Planting areas with flowers, shrubs and trees

      Area of City: City - East

      Description: Local Neighbourhood Park

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  • What facilities are there in the Parks in Galway City?

    The Public Parks in Galway City have many different facilities. e.g. Seating, Picnic Tables, Cycle Ways, Pedestrian Walk Ways, Children's Playgrounds, Playing Pitches, Toilets, etc. Click on the area of the city in which you wish to locate a park and you will find a list of the facilities in that park.

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