This award winning heritage centre is situated on the N59 approximately 5 miles from Clifden-the capital of Connemara. It offers a unique insight into the history and heritage of this most beautiful part of the West of Ireland.
History presentation ‘Connemara through the ages’ in Irish and English.
Audio visual available in English, Irish, German and French.
Reconstructions of a crannóg, a ring fort and a clochaun
Dan O’Hara Homestead & Pre famine farm
Guided tours for groups with turf cutting and other demonstrations on request
Craft shop with a large selection of knitwear, marble, jewelry and other gifts to choose from.
Restaurant serving teas, coffee, cakes, scones, lunches. Special deals available for groups
Open from April to October. Off season on request.
7 days 10 am to 6pm