Offaly County Council wishes to advise that the following Public Offices will re- open public counters on Thursday 5th August 2021 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Monday to Friday:

Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore

Tullamore Tullamore Municipal District Offices

The Public Offices listed below will open as follows:

** Edenderry Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm only)

** Birr Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1pm only)

At Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, counter services for Planning, Roads, the Local Enterprise Office, Community & Culture, Corporate Services, Water Services and Environment will be available by APPOINTMENT MADE IN ADVANCE only.

Where possible the public should continue to access our services by phone, email, online or by appointment. Please read for latest information and measures in place.

Multimedia Videos & Music

Our Movies and Films

Here we have downloads and links to a variety of Free Music and Films that have been produced and commissioned by Offaly County Council. Our OffalyArts Youtube site shows a selection of films. In addition you can also view award winning FilmOffaly films at You may also wish to visit our Public Art Page for the full story behind some of these commissions.

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Film: Faces of Tullamore

A short film commissioned by Offaly County Council Arts Office for Culture Night 2017. Filmed by Terence White and projected onto Spollen's Pub for the night. View the film by following this link

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Film:Secrets of Offaly - Silent Journeys

A public art project by Ciarán Taylor. The documentary is on an amazing day in August 2015 when the people of Kinnitty recreated scenes from the life and films of Rex Ingram, the Hollywood silent movie director from the village. The documentary can be seen here or by following this link or a DVD is available to buy from Offaly County Council Arts Office. Further information is available on our Public Art Page

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Film: Offaly Culture Night 2014

A 2 minute clip of events that took place in Offaly on Culture Night 2014. Culture Night is a night of entertainment, discovery and adventure across towns cities and counties in Ireland. Arts and cultural organisations open their doors until late with FREE events. Offaly had over 25 events in 2014. The film can be viewed on Offaly Arts Youtube Channel by following this link.

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Film: Offaly Youth Theatre Promo

A short introduction to our Offaly Youth Theatre plus a short film made by the group. Note that OYT is no longer running. The film can be viewed on the Offaly Arts Youtube Channel and by following this link. For further info on Offaly Youth Theatre please visit our page.Or check them out on Facebook.

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Film: There's Something About Shinrone

A short film written and directed by Steven Goldsmith in collaboration with the Community of Shinrone. The film can be download on Youtube please follow this Link to see same. A DVD is available for purchase from Offaly County Council's Arts Office.

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Film: Music Generation Offaly/Westmeath

A introduction docufilm to the Music Generation Programme in Offaly and Westmeath. View the film by clicking on this link

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Film: A Grand Experience

A short film by Mixed Bag Media. A visually stunning travelogue about three artists travelling through Offaly along the Grand Canal. Follow this link for a trailer of the film. A copy of the film can be purchased from Further information on the project can be viewed on our Public Arts Page

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Film: Grand Canal

A stop-motion animation created by Veronica Nicholson during her journey on the Grand Canal featured in the film A Grand Experience. To view the Grand Canal follow this link.

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Music: 'Roots in these Lands'

An award winning song from the film A Grand Experience by local singer songwriter Wayne Brennan. Download the video for the song by following this link. A hard copy CD is also available from Offaly County Council for €5.

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Mini Movies

Mini Movies are both action and stop motion short movies created by kids. Since 2012 Offaly County Council Arts Office has funded a professional film artist to work with three schools in the Birr Area over several days. The result are mini movies which are then screened at the OFFline Film Festival in Birr. The Mini Movies are now of the Offaly Arts Youtube.

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Film: Stepping in Stepping Out

This film is an insight into a youth dance project undertaken by Michelle Cahill with the youth of the Puttaghaun Housing Estate. To view Stepping in Stepping Out follow this link.

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Music:- Kilcormac Cantata

A public art project where by Vincent Kennedy engaged the community of Kilcormac to conduct and compose a series of music and songs. Click here to download the finished album.

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Grove Street TV

A selection of animations and films made by young people as part of the wider public art project entitled Grove Street TV. The project was produced by Michael Fortune with young and old from the Grove Street estate in Crinkill in Birr. Follow this link to see the Grove Street Films.