Mission Statement

Dúchas Clonakilty Heritage is a community organisation which seeks to foster an interest in local history, archaeology and heritage in Clonakilty town and its environs through public lectures, field trips, guided walks and a variety of other mediums. The organisation encourages and facilitates research by its members and the community at large, in order to better understand and preserve our local heritage, and to make it accessible to local and wider audiences for education, inspiration and enjoyment.

Duchas Clonakilty Heritage

The structure of Duchas Clonakilty Heritage includes sub-committees covering all interests - specialist lectures, to field trips, publications, the Clonakilty Museum, etc.


Duchas Clonakilty Officers:


Tim Feen

Leas Chathaoirleach/Vice Chairman

John Loughnan


John Hayes


Fachtna McCarthy
Oifigeach Caidreamh Poiblí/PRO Cionnaith Ó Súilleabháin


Lecture and Field Trips Group
Museum Group
Oral History Group
Website Group
Mayoral Group

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