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The Burren Centre

Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 65 708 8030
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The Burren

The Burren is a very different place compared to the rest of Ireland. It is desolate rock strewn... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
bforbes4
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Informative interesting great tea rooms

Really enjoyable very interesting exploring the history of the Burren nice helpful staff great food... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
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A multimedia exhibition centre depicting and explaining the Burren, its flora, fauna, archaeology, geology and architecture.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“short film” (3 reviews)
Opens in 16 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Kilfenora, Ireland
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+353 65 708 8030

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Burren is a very different place compared to the rest of Ireland. It is desolate rock strewn area that is something to see.

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyable very interesting exploring the history of the Burren nice helpful staff great food definitely would recommend

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

It was a day that should have been sunny during the second day of our visit to Doolin County Clare, however a thick fog rolled in from the Atlantic and completely obliterated the landscape we came to see. Of course we wanted to explore the...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

We had visited the Cliffs of Moher and Kilvara, and decided to visit the Burren Centre on our way back to Galway. The displays about ancient and local history were informative and very well presented. The gallery devoted to the famous Kilfenora ceili band was...More

Thank AnjwilsoN
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our group made a quick stop here, and I am grateful for it. I purchased a knit hat and gloves that have been invaluable. Not sure I would have been all that comfy out in the Burren without them. We visited the church ruins next...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Burren Centre, provides a basic overview of what is believed to be the formation of the Burren area as well as how it came to be populated. There is good info on some of the historical areas also. The displays appear to old, some...More

Thank Martin S
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

For me , the Burren Centre in Kilfenora is many things to many people. Education: I think, for any tourist visiting the Burren this Center should be their first stop. It gives you a glimpse of the history and formation of the area along with...More

Thank MISSLY2014
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Short film that was interesting but the whole exhibition could have been better, as a previous reviwer said you can find loads of stuff on the the internet and expected more, especially as you are paying. Visit saved by an excellent Cafe

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My family of 3 visited here during our trip to Ireland. We were seeking information about the area and learned that there was a short movie here about The Burren. There was no posting of cost for the movie but we were charged €17 for...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

We did not expect to find such a place in a relatively small area. The picture show was exceptional and not to be missed. They also have a lovely Gift Shop.

Thank Judy J
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