Plan Your Day - useful information

To make the most of your day it is recommended to plan your day and come early to enjoy the slightly quieter period.

Details of Shows and Workshops A QR Code will be displayed for you to scan and it will show all the details of all the exhibits, shows and workshops. There will also be posters around the campus with the details.

Tickets for Shows and Workshops
70% of places were released on Eventbrite for people to book.
30% of places are retained to allow people without tickets to gain access to shows & workshops.
If you would like to attend an event, just come to the venue at the time of the event you would like to gain access to and join the queue for non-ticket holds. We cannot guarantee you a place, but the Steward's will do their best to facilitate people in the non-ticket queue.
Ticket holders are asked to join the queue 10 mins before the event begins.
When the event is about to start, people from the non-ticket queue will be offered places.


Galway City Buses routes 402, 404, 405 and 411 depart from Eyre square to University of Galway on Sunday’s every 40 to 60 minutes and the Bailey Allen Hall is near University Road bus stop.

Park & take the free shuttle bus

Parking for the Exhibition is free all day on the University of Galway campus.
It is strongly advised to park at the Corrib Village (on the N59 Clifden Road) and avail of the Park & Ride service, running every 15 mins from 09.30am to 6.30pm. The drop-off & pick up area will be in front of the Orbsen building (Green Zone).


If you would like to bring a packed lunch, there are many picnic areas on the campus. Restaurants that will be open on the day include:
  • Sult - College Bar (Blue Zone), beside the Bailey Allen Hall entrance. Hot and cold food.
  • Smokey Joes, Arts & Science Concourse (Red Zone) coffee, tea and refreshments.
  • An Bhialannn Restaurant, Arts & Science Concourse (Red Zone) which provides a wide selection of hot and cold food and has ample seating.

Sensory zone for some time out

The sensory room is available all day in the Arts Millenium (Red Zone) near the Arts & Science Concourse, for that much needed time out and downtime. A space for children and families to come and relax, the room includes special lighting, music and objects. Supported by Medtronic, Galway Autism Partnership (GAP) and University of Galway Access Centre. To reserve your place, please book online at

Campus map

Download a map from the University of Galway official website clicking here

Plan your day – useful information

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