Search on for Ireland’s ‘spookiest’ county

This Samhain, the National Museum of Ireland is inviting people across County Clare to share and help preserve ghost stories that have been passed...

Biodiversity officer to be appointed in Clare

Clare will soon have a new Biodiversity Officer, with Clare County Council one of ten local authorities awarded funding to appoint a national roll-out...

National pilot ‘Heritage Keepers’ programme launched

Minister of State at the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Malcolm Noonan, joined Virginia Teehan, Chief Executive of The Heritage Council, Maria Walsh, Heritage in Schools Project Manager and Mary Dillon, Community Programmes Manager with Burrenbeo Trust to launch ‘Heritage Keepers’, a new pilot national Place Based Learning and Stewardship initiative.

Viability of Clare Heritage Mapviewer being investigated

A heritage mapping consultant is working on a Clare-based project to ascertain the viability of a dedicated Clare County Heritage Mapviewer.

Funding available for Clare heritage projects

The Heritage Council is inviting applications from County Clare to its Community Heritage Grant Scheme as part of the Rebuilding Heritage - Covid-19 Stimulus Fund for the heritage sector.

New Burren Geopark Mapviewer on

The Heritage Council and are pleased to announce the addition of the Burren Geopark Mapviewer to

Funding available for traditional farm buildings

Clare County Council is encouraging farmers to consider applying for an annual grants scheme for the conservation and repair of traditional farm buildings and related structures.

Event registration opens for Heritage Week

Clare County Council is encouraging the people of County Clare to get involved in National Heritage Week 2017 by organising an event in their community to showcase their local natural and cultural heritage.

New app allows public to explore Clare’s heritage

Hundreds of mapped points of heritage and cultural interest and dozens of biking and hiking trails in County Clare feature in a newly launched online resource.