CLEW BAY HERITAGE CENTRE
Situated in a 19th Century building on the Quad, the Clew Bay Heritage Centre traces the history of Westport and the Clew Bay Area from pre-Christian times to the present.
Artefacts, documents and photographs connected with the general Westport area provide a basis for the presentation of local history, customs and traditions.
Walks are on Wednesday mornings at 11am (July & August)
June,July & August
Monday – Friday: 10am to 5pm
Sunday: 3pm to 5pm
September & May
Monday – Friday: 10am to 2pm
Also included are Displays on Mayo Authors, such as George Moore, George A Birmingham, Elanor Fairburn and Michael Mullen
This service is backed up by an extensive computer database based on Church records, census returns, local newspapers and street directories. You will find our genealogy service useful for researching your Westport roots.
Guided walks of historic planned town of Westport are conducted twice weekly during July and August at 8.00pm starting at the Clock. Walks are also available during the year by appointment
OPENING HOURSApril 1st – April 30th: Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm
May 1st – September 30th: Monday to Friday from 10am to 5pm
June 1st – August 30th: Sunday from 10am to 5pm
October 1st – October 31st: Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm
For enquiries: Tel: 098 26852