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Weekend Trips - Connemara icon

01 Aug

Weekend Trips - Connemara

At the weekends, we explore!

01 Aug

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Weekend Trips - Connemara

Weekend Trips - Connemara

01 August 2020

Explore the heart of Connemara- Ireland's most untouched, rugged landscape with its majestic mountains, golden beaches, breathtaking valleys and expansive lakes. Along the way you'll learn more about Irish Culture, history that shaped the region and a few tales of the local residents. Our tours are provided by our partners Lally Tours and are available every weekend! You can buy your tickets here at GCI.

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03 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

03 Aug

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Conversation Club

03 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

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09 Aug

Weekend Trips - Cliffs of Moher

At the weekends, we explore!

09 Aug

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Weekend Trips - Cliffs of Moher

Weekend Trips - Cliffs of Moher

09 August 2020

Explore one of the most popular sights on Ireland's west coast on a professionally-guided tour. Experience the rugged coastline and beautiful landscapes that make the Burren region so unique! GCI students can buy their tickets directly here at the school during lunch time. All tours are provided by our partners Lally Tours and are available every weekend!

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10 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

10 Aug

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Conversation Club

10 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

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11 Aug

GCI Walking Tour

Enjoy the sights on this GCI Walking Tour

11 Aug

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GCI Walking Tour

GCI Walking Tour

11 August 2020

Here at Galway Cultural Institute, we offer a different walking tour each week of the month! These tours explore Galway's history; architecture; waterways and even famous visitors to Galway! This is an excellent way to learn more about your new home! Accompanied by a GCI English teacher, you will be able to ask any extra questions you want & find out more about things that interest you. All new arrivals are encouraged to take a GCI walking tour in their first week as it provides a comprehensive orientation of your new home - Galway!

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12 Aug

GCI Student Pub Night

Enjoy an evening out with your GCI classmates!

12 Aug

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GCI Student Pub Night

GCI Student Pub Night

12 August 2020

A true part of the Irish Experience is visiting an Irish Pub! With a different pub every week - you'll learn for yourself why they are famous all over the world! Live music, a cosy atmosphere and good company are but a few of the good reasons to join this activity - your GCI teacher will be there to accompany you! This activity is the perfect way to meet new schoolmates, experience the social side of Galway city life and maybe even try a pint of the 'black stuff'!! - Over 18s only.

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16 Aug

Aran Islands Day Trip

Explore the famous Aran Islands

16 Aug

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Aran Islands Day Trip

16 August 2020

Aran Islands

The Aran Islands are 3 rocky isles guarding the mouth of Galway Bay, in the west of Ireland. They’re known for their ancient sites. A true Irish experience awaits, locals speak Irish as well as English in a setting of Celtic churches of historical significance including World Heritage site Dun Aonghasa which is set on dramatic 300 ft cliff edge.

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17 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

17 Aug

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Conversation Club

17 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

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24 Aug

Conversation Club

Practise speaking with new GCI friends

24 Aug

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Conversation Club

24 August 2020

The art of conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. The GCI Conversation Club provides a weekly opportunity to get better at precisely that. Conversations introduce you to new people, helping to build your new social circle in Galway.

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25 Aug

GCI Walking Tour

Enjoy the sights on this GCI Walking Tour

25 Aug

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GCI Walking Tour

GCI Walking Tour

25 August 2020

Here at Galway Cultural Institute, we offer a different walking tour each week of the month! These tours explore Galway's history; architecture; waterways and even famous visitors to Galway! This is an excellent way to learn more about your new home! Accompanied by a GCI English teacher, you will be able to ask any extra questions you want & find out more about things that interest you. All new arrivals are encouraged to take a GCI walking tour in their first week as it provides a comprehensive orientation of your new home - Galway!

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26 Aug

GCI Student Pub Night

Enjoy an evening out with your GCI classmates!

26 Aug

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GCI Student Pub Night

GCI Student Pub Night

26 August 2020

A true part of the Irish Experience is visiting an Irish Pub! With a different pub every week - you'll learn for yourself why they are famous all over the world! Live music, a cosy atmosphere and good company are but a few of the good reasons to join this activity - your GCI teacher will be there to accompany you! This activity is the perfect way to meet new schoolmates, experience the social side of Galway city life and maybe even try a pint of the 'black stuff'!! - Over 18s only.