The Jackie Clarke Collection | Opening hours: Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm | Free Admission


Events at the Clarke Collection

The Jackie Clarke Collection presents its War of Independence Exhibition for 2019. The exhibition covers the aftermath of 1916 through to the Treaty debates. The exhibition can be seen Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm. 

Drop in/Drop out kid’s fun days in The Jackie Clarke Collection as part of Ballina Street Festival 2019

Tuesday 9th July (Decorate your own flower pot and plant your herbs, after lunch Arts and Crafts)
Thursday 11th July (Puppet making and puppet show featuring the kids, After lunch fun and games)
Friday 12th (Fun with slime and magic bubble creations, after lunch Obstacle course fun in the garden)
Featuring The Core Mayo lunchtime concerts 1pm-2pm on the Band Stand in the Walled Heritage Garden of the Jackie Clarke Collection.
11am-5pm | €3 per hour - €5 for two hours - €15 for full day | Age: 4-12 years of age.
Kids bring packed lunch, wear weather appreciate clothes and wear old clothes.
Kids will be signed in and out by an adult.
All event leaders are Garda Vetted, qualified in First Aid and Children First Training.

Contact Ballina Costume Company 096 72154
Ballina Tourist Office 096 72800

To coincide with Ballina Street Festival 2019, the Jackie Clarke Education Programme invites children age 8+ to come along to our ‘Young Historians’ Workshop.
Learn about Ballina of Old & create your own booklet of the history of our town using materials from our archive! July 9th from 2pm until 3.30pm. Book on 096-73508.

Calling all young arts & crafts lovers!
To coincide with Ballina Street Festival 2019, the Education Programme at the Jackie Clarke Collection invites children age 6+ to join us for our ‘Archive Art’ workshop.
Get creative with newspaper art & create your favorite Ballina landmark!
Lots of fun & creativity! July 11th 11am until 12.30pm. Booking on 096-73508.

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Specialist tours can be booked in advance by emailing or by phoning (096) 73508.


The Jackie Clarke Collection
Pearse Street, Ballina, Co. Mayo, Ireland

T: + 353 (0)96 73508

Opening Times

Tuesday to Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Entrance is located at the side of the building on Walsh Street.