News - Funding


Craggaunowen set for €1m makeover

1 Mar 2024

Clare County Council has announced a €1m investment in the popular East Clare visitor attraction and open-air museum....


Funding of €600,000 announced for Little Museum of Dublin

20 Jan 2024

The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sports and Media has announced a funding allocation of €600,000 to the Little Museum of Dublin to complete the curation and interpretation phase of a redevelopment project....


€620K in funding allocated for After Hours at the Museum Grant Scheme

29 Aug 2023

Minister Martin has announced the recipients of €620k in funding awards for After Hours at the Museum Grant Scheme & Announces new Night-Time Economy initiative....


Tax relief measures extended for Museums across UK

21 Mar 2023

Tax relief measures to support Museums, Galleries Theatres and Orchestras across the UK will remain in place for an further two years, from April 2023....


NLHF publishes Heritage 2033

7 Mar 2023

National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) has shared details of its new 10-year strategy, Heritage 2033, setting out the overarching principles and ambitions of their long-term strategy for the UK's heritage sector....


Creative Ireland Programme Extended

10 Dec 2022

Community and inclusion prioritised by Government as it extends Creative Ireland for another 5 years...


Approval for ten new biodiversity officers to bolster local action for nature

27 Oct 2022

Ten local authorities to appoint biodiversity officers....


Arts Council allocation for 2023 retained at €130 million

28 Sep 2022

The Arts Council has welcomed the announcement by Minister of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin, of €130M funding as part of Budget 2023....


Heritage Council budget for 2023 increases to €14.3 million

28 Sep 2022

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, and Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform, Malcolm Noonan TD, have confirmed a budget increase of €4m for 2023...