Clare County Museum - Recent Additions collect, preserve, interpret and display the material culture relating to the history of County Clare, both in the museum building and online,
as an educational resource and a socially inclusive cultural service for the people of Clare and visiting tourists.

Recent Additions


The objects photographed opposite are representative of artefacts donated to Clare Museum during 2014. These photographs were taken as part of a long-term project to digitize the collection. Funding for this project was provided by the Heritage Council and the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage in 2020, under the Heritage Council’s Community Heritage Grant scheme.

Click on each image opposite to enlarge, and click on each subsequent image to enlarge also.

The Heritage Council

Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Hand Grenade Shell 2014.3
Knuckleduster 214.5
Adaptable Hot Water Bottle and Bed Warmer  2014.6
Dish for butter making 2014.7
Wooden spatula for butter making 2014.8
Pats for butter making 2014.9
Eel Fishing Spear 2014.11
Canon Ball 2014.12
Canon Ball 2014.13
Bayonet and Scabbard  2014.15-17
Autograph book from Frongoch 2014.20


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Clare County Museum
Arthur’s Row,
County Clare,
V95 EC92

Telephone: 065 - 6823382

Opening Hours

Monday to Saturday 9.30-17.30

(Closed for lunch each day from 13.00 to 14.00 and Bank Holiday Saturdays)

Last admission before lunch is 12.30 and 17.00 in the evening.


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