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Kenmare Heritage Centre

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Kenmare Courthouse The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
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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
via mobile
Must see

Stopped by to get a piece of Kenmare lace. The stores have lace made in Ireland but not actual lace... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
via mobile
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20 May 2017
“Great info on history of Kenmare and maps and pamphlets ”
23 Jun 2016
“Must see”
Kenmare Courthouse The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 May 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
Reviewed 23 June 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
Reviewed 3 June 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
Reviewed 31 October 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
Reviewed 22 October 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
Reviewed 7 September 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
Reviewed 19 July 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
Reviewed 23 June 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
Reviewed 13 June 2014

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

2  Thank captcalculus
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Very helpful woman at the center provided us with the information we needed. Loved the little historical area as well. My husband had been looking to pick up a piece of artwork and we found a gallery--Brushwood galllery (from one of the prints hanging in...More

1  Thank Dede M
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