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The Burren Centre

Kilfenora, Ireland
+353 65 708 8030
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Very good visitor center with a lot of informations

The Burren Centre provides a lot of information about flora and faune and the history of the Burren... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Guido G
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Recklinghausen, Germany
Very interesting

On a visit to Kilfenora whilst doing a tour of Ireland we stopped here for lunch. This Burren... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wendygp
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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A multimedia exhibition centre depicting and explaining the Burren, its flora, fauna, archaeology, geology and architecture.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“tiny town” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (6 reviews)
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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 2 weeks ago

The Burren Centre provides a lot of information about flora and faune and the history of the Burren - it's realy full of information. All staffs were super friendly and happy to help.

Thank Guido G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a visit to Kilfenora whilst doing a tour of Ireland we stopped here for lunch. This Burren Centre had a 'walk through time' to see all about The Burren. You watch a film first before going around the exhibition which is very interesting with...More

1  Thank wendygp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do take the time to visit The Burren Centre - it really is worth the time and provides a great overview of geology and history of the whole area. The film is excellent and the displays are well set up with just the right amount...More

Thank JLSBHC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Burren Centre, located in Kilfenora, was a good place to get information about the expanse known as the Burren. It is not a place you would begin hikes from, but just to get directions to areas to explore. There is a video display, but...More

Thank W-Hartford_CT
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I took a driver, Tony Woods, to get me from Ennis out into the Burren area. The Burren Center is small and quaint in the tiny town of Kilfenora. The stark white building and shiny signage can't be missed. Step into the courtyard of the...More

Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

If you are interested in finding out about the unique geology, archeology and history of the Burren, this museum is an ideal place to start or finish. We found the displays especially helpful because we didn't realise there was so much to see in the...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This small facility in Kilfenora is a good introduction to the geologic and human history of The Burren. A 10 minute film provides an overview. The exhibit area has well presented pictures, diagrams and dioramas that cover from 320 million years ago to the present...More

Thank Knyte7
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Not only was the lady at the front desk the only unhappy person I met in Ireland but, the center and the exhibits were less than impressive. Spend your time somewhere else. My family breezed through in less than 30 minutes - nothing to catch...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were a little disappointed and felt we didn't get what we thought we would from this stop. The exhibition is ok, it's dark and a lot of reading needs to be done. They do have a short movie that didn't empress us at all....More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

For a place that is supposed to introduce you to the Burren area, it was mediocre. In the brochures, it boasts having lots of local crafts. I was hoping for more unique pieces instead of what I have seen in lots of other shops. And...More

1  Thank Cathy01234
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