€26,000 funding allocated to museums in Kerry

Funding of €26,000 has been allocated to museums in Kerry.

It’s part of an announcement by Minister Heather Humphreys of €135,000 to 23 projects nationwide under the Local and Regional Museums Funding Scheme 2017.

€15,000 is to go towards Kerry County Museum in Tralee for a large display case and document drawers.

The Seanchaí Centre in Listowel is to get €7,250 for the installation of audio-visual equipment and production of the Celtic Links exhibition.

Músaem Chorca Dhuibhne is to benefit from €3,740 for a purpose-built museum display cabinet with drawers.