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Kenmare Heritage Centre

Kenmare Courthouse The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
353-64-41233
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Lace centre

What a lovely experience! We had a good look at a variety of Irish lace, and watched how they were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ien H
via mobile
Great info on history of Kenmare and maps and pamphlets

The heritage center has some great story boards on Kenmare and it's history and lace making in the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
hollyspeed
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4 weeks ago
“Lace centre”
20 May 2017
“Great info on history of Kenmare and maps and pamphlets ”
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Kenmare Courthouse The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
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353-64-41233
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely experience! We had a good look at a variety of Irish lace, and watched how they were done, by Nora doing demonstrations. Very helpful she was in advising me with getting a project started with Irish lace included. Thank you Nora!

Thank Ien H
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

The heritage center has some great story boards on Kenmare and it's history and lace making in the area. Free wifi with good stability and strength and can download wild Atlantic way app. Lots of maps and materials on things to do and see in...More

Thank hollyspeed
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Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by to get a piece of Kenmare lace. The stores have lace made in Ireland but not actual lace made in Kenmare. The women there demostrated how the lace is made

Thank momof7pa
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Reviewed June 3, 2015

A small but really nice exhibition with great staff. Kenmare is full of attractions, but do set aside an hour or two to explore this lovely centre. They also give out excellent free maps and guide books.

Thank maryrosedouglas
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Reviewed October 31, 2014

While Mrs W was visiting the Kenmare Lace and Design Center I popped into the tourist office in the same building to pick up information, and was surprised to find this interesting little museum. What's nice about it is that the sites described are all...More

Thank TheWolfMann
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Reviewed October 22, 2014

We viewed the Torc waterfall which was fantastic. We wanted to see the Muckross house and working farms but the farms had closed for the season and the house tour was an hour off. Absolutely stunning views driving through the park. Lakes galore.

Thank lplein9820
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Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were quite thankful to come across this centre. We learned so much about the area and were able to acquire loads of knowledge and information to make our visit in this area of Ireland even better than we had expected.

Thank Ellen B
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Reviewed July 19, 2014

The people were very knowledgeable and friendly. They were able to answer all my questions and recommend places to see and things to do. Lots of books and brochures to help you have a great time in Ireland.

Thank kimlaughlin
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Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a wonderful place to get an insight into the way things were. It must have been a tough life but it sure built people of character. Take your camera ---

Thank rollinsthomas
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Reviewed June 13, 2014

Helpful staff and lots of information and exhibits. Lace center upstairs consists of one room, but you should visit.

2  Thank captcalculus
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