Clonakilty Blackpudding make Ireland’s favourite Blackpudding using a secret recipe that dates back to the late 1800s and remains the same to this day. Take this opportunity to come and discover the story of Clonakilty Blackpudding by taking the interactive, self-guided audio tour around the visitor centre.
The family friendly experience involves getting an insight into the history of black pudding and the town of Clonakilty, learning how the secret recipe was passed down to the Twomey family and the viewing gallery allows people to see how Clonakilty Blackpudding is made today.
And of course, no tour here would be complete without tasting some of our award-winning products in the café. On the way out of the visitor centre you have the opportunity to buy products and merchandise.
Booking is essential and can be done online through the website.
Open Year Round
March to October: Open Daily 9:30 – 4:30 (last admission 3:30)
November to February: 5 days a week, see website for exact days
“Last updated 09/09/2020”
Admission Prices 2020
Children 5 – 18Yrs: €5.00
Children Under 5: Free
Family Ticket (2 adults & up to 3 children): €25.00
First admission is at 9.30am, and last admission is at 3.30pm
Booking online is required – https://www.clonakiltyblackpudding.ie/visitor-centre/
Cafe for visitors only
Located in the heart of Clonakilty, West Cork, on the Western Road in Clonakilty Town, at the corner of the bypass opposite Dunnes Stores.
‘Your Daily Adventure’ is loved by visitors. There is so much to enjoy, we’ve had to create six regional editions to cover every part of Ireland.
Each FREE edition is packed with up-to-date information on all there is to do, see and enjoy around Ireland. Watch out for them in your travels, or ask for them by name ‘Your Daily Adventure’. They are stocked in most places visitors’ frequent – particularly visitor-friendly accommodation!
It is always advisable to check the opening dates and times of any attraction or business you intend to visit. Check their website or give them a call.