Liam Silke

Walking Tour Guide in Galway City

Liam Silke is a native of Galway City and is a member of one of Galway’s oldest families. Galway born and bred, he is one of Galway’s best loved characters in his role as the registered Town Crier of Galway.

With a BA.(Hons) in Hospitality and Tourism together with many qualifications in Education, Tourism and Marketing, Liam has developed a unique and dynamic walking tour of Galway City for tourists, families, tour groups and school trips. Liam’s effervescent personality and wealth of local knowledge makes each tour he gives a unique experience, catering for the visitors he leads. He specialises in bringing history to life, and the twinkle in his eyes shows how much he enjoys the revival of his city’s past.

Experience the beauty and heritage of Galway city with one of Galway’s best loved characters, Liam Silke, leading you through the winding streets to discover a bustling modern city filled with Olde Worlde Medieval charm.

Walking Tours in Galway with Liam Silke offers an adventure spanning centuries in the passing of an afternoon. Perfect for an educational Family Day Out in Galway, Liam offers more than the average tour guide – local knowledge and charm and a custom tour of Galway like no other.

Liam is a Certified Tour Guide by Failte Ireland, and not only has a wealth of knowledge about the heritage and history of Galway but can also give “insider information” about the best places to eat, drink and be merry in Galway City. Perfect for both visitors to Galway who would like to get more out of their stay, and even for natives of Galway who would like to discover more about this wonderful city.

Liam is happy to accommodate various groups and leads all of his tours in English.