About Us

The Galway Hat Shop opened its doors in the Corbett Court Shopping Centre, Galway City in 1990. The online business www.hatshop.ie was launched in 2010. The shop has evolved and developed since opening and is now recognised as one of Ireland's leading hat shops.


It is our goal to assistant our customers find the perfect hat and accessories to meet their needs. To achieve this we have an interesting, ever changing, collection of hats, caps and accessories over a range of different prices. With customers who visit the shop we take time to listen to their requirements, then we recommend the styles which we feel will suit, listen to their feedback and work together to find the perfect hat. It gives us great pleasure to see a happy customer wearing one of our hats. We love to see customers return with their friends and family.

Since opening the online shop in 2010 we have enjoyed extending our customer base to customers all over the world. We take particular pride supporting and selling our Irish made products.

The shop in Galway stocks over 1,000 headpieces and special occasion hats. It offers a make to order service where hats and headpieces can be made to order and dyed to perfectly match the colour of an outfit. We offer a hat rental service in the shop and online for customers based in Ireland.

During the winter months the shop stocks one of best selections of casual hats for ladies and gents in Ireland.

Along with the huge selection of casual and special occasion hats our shop offers accessories to match its hats. There are casual scarves, gloves and umbrellas for ladies and gents. The shop also stocks special occasion handbags, jewellery, wraps, gloves and umbrellas for ladies.

Our website showcases a small range of what the shop has to offer. To view the full range and get professional assistance come and visit our shop. We will be delighted to help you. The shop is located downstairs, at the foot of the escalator from the main entrance to the Corbett Court Shopping Centre off Mainguard Street. It is a 2 minute walk from Brown Thomas Galway and Monsoon..