OHAS Centre Facilities

Exhibition and Research Centre

In 1992, the Offaly Historical & Archaeological Society opened the Research Centre in a former wine warehouse building in Tullamore. The 8,000 square-foot centre contains an extensive library and photographic collection, maps and archive material, book shop and exhibition centre. In 1999, a new exhibition centre was opened to promote local studies, photography and painting. Here the Society’s monthly lectures are held.

Library and Archives

The Library contains reference materials on every aspect of local history, Irish heritage and community studies.

Book Shop

The Book Shop offers a wide selection of publications and photographs of Old Offaly for sale.

Special Services

  • Requests for research services available by email, post or personal caller
  • Photocopying services and photographic reproductions available on request
  • Tour groups can be accommodated with advance notice
  • Exhibition and Conference facilities.

(A fee schedule for all special services is available. Please enquire)