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Looking to visit Galway this Easter break? We’ve found some of the best family Easter break activities happening around Galway for you can take part in. Make this an Easter to remember

Family Easter Egg Hunt – Brigit’s Garden

Brigit’s Garden is a beautiful botanical garden and non-profit charity supporting Celtic heritage located in Roscahill, just on the outskirts of Galway City.

This Easter Sunday & Monday, they will be hosting a Family Easter Egg Hunt. Make it a special day out for your young ones by joining them in the festivities. Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy games and crafts as well as explore the stunning Celtic gardens. Suitable for both younger and older kids, with a variety of events taking place on the day, and prizes for everyone.

Family Fun Day & Easter Egg Hunt – Cope Galway

Join Cope Galway on Easter Saturday in the Eyre Square Shopping Centre for a city-wide Easter Egg Hunt with prizes for each easter egg find, face painting, raffles, a magic show and more.

This fun day out begins at 12pm and is free to attend. Enjoy games and activities with the whole family this Easter Saturday.

Easter Special – Turoe Pet Farm

The Easter Bunny will be back in Turoe Pet Farm this Easter 2022.  Join them on Easter Saturday, Sunday or Monday to meet the Easter Bunny, play games and win any of their free easter eggs.
Say goodbye to Winter and welcome to Spring.

There’ll be entertainment, free drawings of easter eggs, chances to win one of 100’s of free easter eggs, the inflatable city & jungle town as well as hot food and refreshments. Farm opens from 10am and booking is essential.

Easter Family Lunch & Afternoon Tea

Want to make your Easter break a special one?

Our Easter Family lunch is the perfect opportunity to get together with family over great food and even better conversation. Served on Easter Sunday, join us for a 3-course lunch in the stylish Reuben’s Restaurant, ideal for all the family! And enjoy a complimentary Easter activity pack for the little ones in attendance.

Looking for something a little extra?

Try our Easter Afternoon Tea, available from 8th April until the 24th April. Treat your family to a special Easter Afternoon Tea with a selection of scones, sandwiches and sweet treats.

Children’s Spring Festival 2022 – Slieve Aughty Centre

Join Slieve Aughty any day during the Easter holidays and capture the joy of spring at the Spring Festival Galway!

Take a short walk to the Enchanted Forest and see if you can spot some fairy folk.

Visit Winnie, their pot belly pig, and book a ride on one of their friendly horses or ponies (from €10 for pony rides one way to the Enchanted Forest for children ages 5 and up!)

Easter basket on green grass with colourful easter eggs falling out

Stay at The Connacht Hotel

We have been welcoming families through our doors for over 50 years. With a wide choice of family rooms, suites and apartments there's something to suit families of all sizes at The Connacht Hotel.

Our Friendly Fellow Kids Club, Leisure centre with 20M indoor swimming pool and kid-friendly restaurant means there's always something to keep the little ones entertained, making us the ideal choice for your family this Easter.

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