Learn about the native plants in Galway and Ireland that have been used for hundreds of years for healing, eating and drinking.
So you would like to know what herbs are foraged for eating, making creams, medicinal teas, and even tinctures and oils. Would you like to hear the stories and focloir passed down through generations of families about herbal medicine in Ireland.
A Knowledgeable Dr Clare Apothecary Host
It will be Dr Clare or Herbalist Lara who will lead this herb walk from Dr Clare Apothecary shop and clinic through the herb and flower beds of Galway city and you never know what you might see and learn.
‘I enjoyed the herbal walk immensely. So informative and lots of opportunity and engagement to ask questions. Got some appreciation of the value of herbs and would love to learn more. Outdoor activity also which was so nice.Herbal tea before and after walk so so enjoyable‘Derville, Galway.
We will be meeting up at Dr Clare Apothecary in Sea Road in Galway’s famous West End
Start your herb walk with a lovely cup of Dr Clare’s herbal tea from Dr Clare Apothecary “Ah go on, go on, go on!”
Wear comfortable footwear and bring rain gear( just in case). Children are free and most welcome (supervised at all times).
Please remember this event is weather dependent and may be cancelled at the last moment.