South Tipperary County Museum
Located in the heart of Clonmel's civic centre.
Its vision is to enable visitors to experience the cultural richness and pride of the County. To ensure the museum is widely known and enjoyed by the community and its visitors. The Museum's new premises officially opened during 2000 in Mick Delahunty Square, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.
It's collection features artefacts from military, religious, social history, political, natural history, archaeology, geology, townscapes, photography, sports & industrial collections.
Many rare objects such as its Art collection, Maurice Davin's (G.A.A.'s first President)Rowing Boat 'An Crúiscín' , the beautifully embellished Sisters of Charity Tabernacle, Tom Hogan's jersey (Bloody Sunday), Mick Delahunty's saxaphone, Ireland's first Olympic Medal 1904 ,St. Louis, USA - T.F. Kiely, Frank Patterson's collection, Archaeology from the National Museum of Ireland and much, much, more are currently on display.
National Museum of Ireland Press Release on Gold coins found in Co.Tipperary
( 17 kbs) Press release NMI