Riches of Clare Exhibition - Energy 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.

Atmosphere Shot of the Energy Section

This section explores the energy of the people of Clare as expressed by their musical and sporting achievements. The famous West Clare Railway is remembered, while musician Willie Clancy and co-founder of the GAA Michael Cusack are represented.


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    1914 Hurling Medal 2000.114
All-Star Award 2000.298
1908 Croke Cup Medal 2000.112
Letter from Laurence Olivier 2001.310
  de Regge Music Manuscript 2000.301
Guinness Book of Records Certificate 2000.121 and Dancing Shoe Taps 2000.124-127
Ennis Amateurs Programme 2001.153-154
Michael Cusack's Hurley 2000.221
  Ossianic and Clare Poems 2000.205
1914 Hurling Ball 2000.7
Compromise Rules Football 2000.287
Road Bowl 2000.118
  GAA County Championship Medal 2000.113
Feis an Chlair Medal 2000.102
Boxing Gloves 2000.8-9
Concertina 2000.229
  Folio from Lady Gregory’s Notebook, 2000.100
West Clare Railway Shield, Ref: 2000.167
Spade, Ref: 2000.88.2
South Clare Railway Shield, Ref: 2000.167