Cultúrlann Sweeney is a 108 seat theatre and gallery managed by the Arts Office in Kilkee, Co.Clare. It also houses the Sweeney Memorial Library.
The Sweeney Memorial Public Library, Kilkee, was founded in the 1950s with money bequeathed from Dr. William J. Sweeney, Union City, New Jersey whose grandfather was born in Kilkee in 1833. A newly refurbished library , theatre and gallery, renamed as Cultúrlann Sweeney was opened on the 27th of February 2012 by Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht Affairs.
Current and upcoming exhibitions are
- Gene Clohessy 2nd August, 2021 to 28th August, 2021
- Sean Walsh 5th July, 2021 to 31st July, 2021
- Inis Artists 31st May, 2021 to 3rd June, 2021
If interested in exhibiting please read our galley guidelines and contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be placed on a waiting list
The theatre is currently closed due to COVID restrictions so programming is currently online.
Recent events include