€13,000 in funding has been announced for the two local County Museums.
Just under €135,000 has been announced for 23 projects across the country, under the Local and Regional Museums Funding Scheme.
€10,000 has been allocated to Cavan Museum to provide display panels and screens for exhibitions.
€3,000 in funding for Monaghan Museum will be used for the scanning of the Marron papers and to buy mannequins for the display of costumes.
Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys says “we need to ensure local cultural and heritage assets are supported”.