Black Box Theatre

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Black Box Theatre

Dyke Road, Galway

Black Box Theatre is one of Galway’s largest theatre spaces. It plays host to many national and international performers. This multi-purpose venue operates as a blank canvas, allowing any artistic vision to come to life.



This venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

A visual story of the venue is available here.

Getting Here

School Bus Drop Off

The best place for buses to park is at the Dyke Road Car Park. Buses can drop children off outside the venue then park in the car park and collect the children after the event. Alternatively, buses can park in the public car park beside the Cathedral.

Public Parking

There is Pay and Display (street parking) at this venue. Chargeable hours are 08.30-18.30 Monday to Saturday and 13.00-18.30 Sunday, at €2 per hour.

Public Bus

Galway city bus route 407 stops at Woodquay, which is a 7 minute walk to the Black Box Theatre.


The Black Box Theatre is an 8 minute walk from the Town Hall Theatre and a 19 minute walk from the Spanish Arch.