Explore Ireland’s Galleries, Craft Outlets and other attractions where you can buy unique gifts.
Unique Shopping Experience
Aran Sweater Market 25 Quay Street, Galway and Kilronan, Inis Mór, Aran Islands, Co. Galway, Ireland
The Aran Sweater Market is Ireland’s no.1 shopping destination for Aran & Irish inspired knitwear with outlets in Galway’s bustling Quay Street as well as the picturesque Aran Islands.
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famous Belleek fine parian china
Belleek Pottery 3 Main Street, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh, Northern Ireland
Established in 1857, this Neo-Georgian building is home to Ireland's oldest working fine china pottery.
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see how Waterford Crystal is made
House of Waterford Crystal The Mall, Waterford City, Ireland
The guided Factory Tour gives all visitors an up close and personal insight into the centuries-old tradition of Waterford Crystal making.
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Home to a wide range of objects
National Museum of Ireland– Decorative Arts and History Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
See examples of silver, ceramics, glassware, weaponry, furniture, folklife, clothing, jewellery, coins and medals and take part in one of the many events hosted by the Museum.
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where art and science collides
Science Gallery Pearse Street, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
A new type of venue where today's white-hot scientific issues are thrashed out and you can have your say. A place where ideas meet and opinions collide.
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Worlds largest model battle scene
Toy Soldier Factory Kilnamartyra Village
, Macroom, Co. Cork, Ireland
The Toy Soldier Factory offers groups a combination of fun and hands on experience with a difference all in one location! Where fantasy becomes reality. One of Ireland’s best-hidden secrets
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Visit Clare, County of Culture
Visit Clare Co. Clare, Ireland
Clare combines the stunning natural beauty of its long, meandering coastline with unique windswept landscapes and choice dollops of Irish culture.
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Craft & Design Centre
Buttermarket Craft & Design Courtyard Down Street, Enniskillen Co. Fermanagh, BT74 7DU, Northern Ireland 
Find contemporary and inspirational gift ideas from the shops, studios and galleries of some of Ireland’s top crafts people and artists.
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Something for all the family
Achill Island Achill Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Achill is the place for painting and photography and offers visitors spectacular views, natural landscapes and several Blue Flag beaches.
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Heritage and culture
An Creagan An Creagán, Creggan, Omagh, Co Tyrone, BT79 9AF, Northern Ireland  
Visit the interpretative exhibition at An Creagán which shows prehistoric monuments, the natural environment, heritage and the culture of the region.
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Located in the heart of Belfast
Belfast City Hall Donegall Square, Belfast BT1 5GS, Northern Ireland
The Visitor Exhibition offers a journey from the city’s past to present, over 16 separate rooms, all presented within the original architecture of City Hall.
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Chocolate discovery tour
Butlers Chocolate Experience Clonshaugh Business Park, Dublin 17, Ireland
One of North Dublin’s top ‘things to do’, the Butlers Chocolate Experience features interactive exhibits, historical displays and chocolaty surprises!
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Fine manuscripts to be discovered
Chester Beatty Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Ireland
Amazing collection of manuscripts, miniature paintings, prints, drawings, rare books and decorative arts.
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Authentic Claddagh Rings
Claddagh Jewellers, Dublin 2 Grafton Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Visit Claddagh Jewellers in the heart of Dublin to browse the most extensive range of fine Irish & Celtic jewellery and choose from a huge selection of Authentic Claddagh Rings.
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A Galway Legend
Claddagh Jewellers, Galway 25 Mainguard Street, Galway, Ireland
Claddagh Jewellers are the makers of The Authentic Claddagh Ring whose origins date back over 300 years. Find out about the origins of the Claddagh Ring and the tradition behind it.
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The Professional Genealogy Research
Clare Heritage and Genealogy Centre Church Street, Corofin, Co. Clare, Ireland
The Clare Heritage and Genealogy Research Centre specialises in the production of individually researched Family History Reports.
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Public Gallery of Art
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane Charlemont House, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1, Ireland
The Hugh Lane Gallery houses one of Ireland’s foremost collections of modern and contemporary art, ranging from the Impressionist masterpieces to works by leading contemporary artists.
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Famous Shopping Street
Grafton Street Grafton Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
With a host of cafés, bars and restaurants as well as great shops and stores, no visit to Dublin should be without a trip to Grafton Street.
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The Wonderful Home of Guinness
Guinness Storehouse St James’s Gate, Dublin 8, Ireland
Discover what goes into making a pint of Guinness. The journey begins at the bottom of the world's largest pint glass and continues up through seven floors with interactive experiences.
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a unique shopping experience
John Hanly and Co. Ltd Ballyartella Woollen Mills, Nenagh< Co. Tipperary, Ireland
With over 125 years in the textile business, the art of weaving has developed using modern technology and machinery and Hanly’s now manufacture fabrics and accessories for top brands
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leading shopping destination
Kildare Village Nurney Road, Kildare, Co. Kildare, Ireland.
Kildare Village is home to over 100 designer boutiques, offering previous seasons’ collections at up to 60% off, seven days a week, all year round.
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Birthplace of Brian Boru
Killaloe Birthplace of Brian Boru Killaloe, Co. Clare, Ireland
Killaloe connects Clare and Tipperary with a 13 arch bridge to the village of Ballina.
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See the best of contemporary art
Limerick City Gallery of Art Carnegie Building, Pery Square, Limerick City, Ireland
Housed in the Carnegie Building offering 650 square meters of exhibition space between the two floors.
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famous food and variety markets
Milk Market Limerick Cornmarket Row, Limerick City, Ireland
The Milk Market provide Limerick residents and visitors with access to a wide variety of fresh, local, in-season products, typically directly from the producer.
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Contemporary craft & design
National Design and Craft Gallery Castle Yard, Kilkenny City, Ireland
Profiling the work of Irish designer-makers both in Ireland and abroad. Browse in the on-site shops where you can watch work being made.
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Must-visit cultural institution
National Library of Ireland Kildare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
The National Library of Ireland (NLI) is a must-visit cultural institution for any visitors to Dublin who are interested in exploring their family tree and Ireland's rich history.
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Historic Market Town
Nenagh Nenagh Arts Centre, Banba Square, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
View or visit Nenagh's Franciscan Friary ruins, old Jailhouse block and gateway, restored Courthouse, Nenagh Castle, and the Nenagh Heritage Centre in the old Governor’s House.
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Most beautiful tableware
Nicholas Mosse Pottery Bennetsbridge, Kilkenny, Ireland
Nicholas Mosse Pottery was established in 1976 after periods of training in England and Japan. His mission was to produce beautiful, functional pottery in the style of Irish Spongeware
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Medieval Town on Lough Derg
Portumna Portumna, Co. Galway, Ireland
Portumna is a picturesque heritage town in the south-east of Co Galway, just west of where the River Shannon enters Lough Derg.
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The Royal Hibernian Academy
RHA Gallery Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2, Ireland
The Royal Hibernian Academy is an artist based and artist orientated institution dedicated to visual arts.
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Hope in the City
St. Anne’s Cathedral Donegall Street, Belfast BT12 2HB, Northern Ireland
There are beautiful works of art to be seen in St. Anne's Cathedral: mosaics, textiles, carvings and many historical artefacts.
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One of Belfast’s oldest attractions
St. George’s Market 12-20 East Bridge Street, Belfast BT1 3NQ, Northern Ireland
St George's Market has been selected for numerous local and national titles and awards for its fresh, local produce and great atmosphere.
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Fossils, gems, minerals & Jewellery
The Rock Shop (Gift Shop and Tea Room) Liscannor, Co. Clare, Ireland
A fascinating display of fossils, gemstones and collectible rocks for collectors young and old. See beautiful crystals in their natural form.
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THE SHEEP AND WOOLLEN INDUSTRY
The Sheep and Wool Centre Leenane, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland
The Museum was founded in 1992 by Michael and Kathleen O'Toole, with a view to preserving and protecting the traditions and skills of the local sheep and woollen industry in Connemara
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Dynamic multi-disciplinary facility
Visual Visual Centre for Contemporary Art, Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
VISUAL’s mission is to create a space for audiences, artists and communities to engage with, explore, and be inspired by contemporary art.
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The elegance of the Georgian era.
Birr Heritage Town Birr, Co. Offaly, Ireland
Birr has stayed true to its 18th and 19th Century character, with tree-lined malls and avenues and wonderful Georgian Architecture.
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Treasures of Georgian Waterford
Bishop’s Palace Viking Triangle, Waterford City, Co. Waterford, Ireland
Experience authentic grand eighteenth century living in this magnificently restored Georgian building.
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Imagine, engage, inspire
Carlow College St Patrick’s College Street, Carlow, Ireland
Carlow College, St Patrick's is one of Ireland’s finest public buildings located in magnificent grounds.
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National Cultural Institution
Crawford Art Gallery Emmet Place, Cork City, Ireland
Crawford Art Gallery is a National Cultural Institution and regional art museum for Munster, dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary.
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Irish Crystal Studio and Craft Shop
Criostal na Rinne Baile na nGall Beag, An Rinn, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, Ireland
Marvel at the art of glasscutting and see an extensive range of unique giftware, which include Tableware, Bowls and Vases, Jewellery, Executive Gifts, Wedding Gifts and Trophies.
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Award-winning museum and gallery
F.E. McWilliam Gallery and Studio 200 Newry Road, Banbridge, Co. Down, BT32 3NB, Northern Ireland
Purpose-built gallery, sculpture garden and replica of McWilliam’s studio situated on the outskirts of Banbridge.
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Steeped in history
Fenagh Heritage Centre Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, Ireland
Opened as Fenagh Visitor Centre in 2005 the centre houses a heritage centre, a soft play area and the Dolmen café.
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The derek hill collection
Glebe House and Gallery (The Derek Hill Collection) Churchill, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, Ireland
Regency House, 1828, set in woodland gardens, decorated with William Morris textiles, Islamic and Japanese art etc.
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One of Ireland's hidden gems
Huntington Castle Clonegal, Co. Carlow, Ireland
Still lived in by descendants of the original builders this fascinating Castle is truly one of Ireland's hidden treasures.
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in the heart of the Connemara
Ionad Cultúrtha an Phiarsaigh, Connemara Ros Muc, Co. Galway, Ireland
The Visitor Centre houses a fascinating interactive exhibition dealing with Pearse's legacy, and exploring the things that drew Pearse to Connemara: the area's unique landscape and history.
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Award winning collection
The Jackie Clarke Collection Pearse Street, Ballina, Co. Mayo, Ireland
It is the most important private collection of Irish history material in public hands, comprising over 100,000 items spanning 400 years.
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