Tipperary Archive

Welcome to Tipperary Studies.
Home of local studies research for Tipperary County Council Library Service.

The Local Studies Department is the primary resource for local history research in County Tipperary for historians and enthusiasts. It has a dedicated reading room with modern research facilities.

Our Collections

Tipperary’s Studies vast and ever growing collection on the county’s history and heritage includes books, journals, local newspapers, maps, images including photos and postcards, archives and ephemera. There is a large focus on making much of the unique Tipperary material available in digital format. As items are digitised they will be made available online. To that end you are encouraged to keep visiting here to see what is new.

Recently Added Items

Two men working on the Thurles Cathedral renovation. 1979

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Black and white photographic image of two men working on the Thurles Cathedral renovation, Willie Donovan on the right. 1979

The Francie Maguire Show Band. 1970s

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Black and white photographic image of the Francie Maguire Show Band. Kenny Ryder in the centre. 1970s

An unknown group of men, possibly at a funeral, Thurles.

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Black and white photographic image of an unknown group of men, possibly at a funeral, Thurles.

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