OHAS LogoMembership of the Offaly Historical & Archaeological Society

Offaly History


Become a member of Offaly History and discover there’s an exciting past in your future!

As a member of the  Society you can enjoy the opportunity to explore the past. You can come to know the faces, the stories and the lessons of those who worked to make this region what it is today.

Among the many benefits of membership of  is free admission to the Offaly History Centre and exhibition facilities at Bury Quay.

Membership includes the following:

  • Monthly newsletter preferably by email
  • Invitation to special tours around the county
  • Monthly lectures with local and national speakers
  • Discount on the Society’s Annual Journal – seven issues todate
  • Helping fund acquisitions of books and primary source material- 15,000 to date
  • Access to the library which contains over 20,000 books, maps & primary source material
  • Access to our newly digitised local newspapers which contains a wealth of local information from 1831 to 2013.
  • Helping to improve our archive
  • The Society does not receive state funding and depends on voluntary support

Receive our monthly newsletter, volunteer your valuable and appreciated time to make history by working on one our many projects, assist in research, the shop, and gallery. Joining is easily; simply select an option which suits you from the options below and complete the online application and payment form. Once confirmed we will send you a confirmation email.

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Individuals and families €30
Gift Membership (Individuals and families) €30
Corporate subscription €75
Friend of Offaly History €100
Life membership €500
Primary/Secondary School Student Rate: €5 (Letter required from your school confirming your current enrollment) €5