Ballyhugh Arts Centre

Ballyhugh Arts and Cultural Centre is dedicated to the rich cultural heritage of West Cavan and runs courses and workshops in the arts, traditional crafts, Irish music and dance. Exhibitions, ceilís, concerts and lectures are held all year round. The centre also houses a unique collection of artefacts and local photographs. Festivities take place on Midsummer’s Night 21st June and for the ‘Lughnasa Festival’ in July every year.

Workshops and classes are held in arts, traditional crafts, Irish music and dance, creative writing and yoga. Exhibitions, live shows, history lectures, traditional concerts and ceilis are held all year round.

The centre houses a unique collection of artefacts including “The Ballyhugh Collection of Quern Stones” and “The Era of the Corncrake” collection of local heritage photgraphs. We also act as a guide for visitors who are interested in the ancient history of the region.

We offer select accommodation in the 19th century stone farmhouse that has modern comforts but an old world ambience with delicious traditional home cooking. (See accommodation below)

Ballyhugh is also available for hire for special occasions.

We offer the perfect, hideway for people seeking guidance, inspiration, the space to explore hidden talents or just to relax.