Located just 2kms from Clifden on the Westport Road, Alan Gaillard makes hand thrown and hand built pottery for domestic use while his wife Sandra makes beautiful felted landscapes from dyed wool. Both are inspired by the amazing and colourful landscapes surrounding their beautiful stone house overlooking Streamstown. As seen on RTE's Nationwide. Ample parking.
The Avoca store in Connemara, on Ireland's dramatic Atlantic coast is situated right on the shores of Ballinakil Bay on the main Clifden - Westport road at Letterfrack. A must-see for visitors to Connemara, the shop combines the very best of Irish crafts, gifts, clothes and soft furnishings, all with a view out across a magnificent rugged coastline and rolling hills of Connemara National Park. <br/><br/>
It is the ideal place to pick up gifts or something special for yourself. There's something for everyone from womenswear to outdoor gear to delicious food from the Avoca Pantry range, perfect for that beach or mountainside picnic on the Twelve Pins.<br/><br/>
There is also a large selection of scarves, rugs and throws in fine mohairs, lambswool and cashmere in many cases woven at the family Mill in Avoca Village, Co Wicklow.<br/><br/>
Working for many years with talented Irish craftspeople, the store provides an exciting selection of exclusive gifts and accessories including glass, leather, pottery, silk, ironwork, jewellery, organic farming produce, perfumes and candles. Avoca is an Irish family-run business that spans one of the world's oldest surviving manufacturing companies and Ireland's most exciting stores. The beautifully bright and airy café is also worth a visit to rest tired legs after a morning of sightseeing.
The Bone Carving Studio and Gallery in Galway offers the only bone carving classes in Ireland. At a one-day class you’ll create your own bone carving from start to finish. Whether you're a visitor or a native, a bone carving class is the perfect activity for a rainy Galway day...it's also a unique souvenir, whether you create a piece for yourself or make something special for someone special!
Ceardlann Spiddal Craft Village and Café is located at the entrance to Spiddal Village, just beside the beach, overlooking the beautiful Galway Bay, Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands. Here you will find 10 craft workers designing, creating, making and selling their work. This unique and very accessible craft village, is a "must stop" for visitors interested in culture, heritage and craft.
Celtic Crystal was founded in 1972. This family-run business has been pioneering the incorporation of Celtic Designs and Gaelic Motifs into its ornate Irish Crystal and it is proud to claim leadership in this field.
Today, this tradition is continued by a talented and creative group of young Irish crafts people; reproducing the culture and history of Ireland by crafting the unique and intricate designs that are synonymous with Ireland’s Celtic heritage on our exquisite crystal pieces.
Cregal Art is the largest Arts & Crafts store in the West and one of the largest in Ireland. Our products and services include; Artists’ Materials, Craft Supplies, Educational Supplies, Prints, Picture Framing & Framing Courses. Our retail shop on Monivea Road, Galway city has an even further extensive range of goods as are found on our website.
Judy Greene's pottery is produced using traditional skills of craft-potters. Judy's workshop is situated in her adopted city of Galway in the west of Ireland - a unique urban center with a lively "town atmosphere" housing a cosmopolitan diversity of craftworkers and artists.
From stylish seasonal fashion to
handmade jewellery, dazzling crystal
and pottery to contemporary interior
design, you'll find many
wonderful Irish and internationally
designed products at the Kilkenny Shop
in Galway, offering a unique selection of
the very best of Irish! At the Kilkenny Shop Galway,
you can find some of your favourite
Irish brands under one roof, including
Waterford Crystal, Orla Kiely,
Nicholas Mosse, Alan Ardiff, Fee G
and Newbridge Silverware to name
but a few. And if you're visiting from
outside the city, you can find the perfect
memento to mark your trip, whether it's
some authentic Irish pottery or a piece of
our very own Galway Crystal, designed
and produced on the outskirts of Galway
A visit to the Kilkenny Shop Galway on High Street in Galway
is like no other, with the store's beautiful
array of products nestled in a 16th
century listed building in the very centre
of the city. Overseas customers can also
avail of Kilkenny's Tax Free Shopping
and enjoy one of the best shipping rates
in the country, with a flat -rate of just
£29.95 to deliver anywhere in the EU
and USA. No trip to Galway is complete
without a visit to the alluringly charming
Meadows & Byrne has become a lifestyle shopping destination which offers beautiful pieces including a carefully selected range of furniture, home wares, glassware and hand picked decorative items.. An unrivalled selection of quality furniture and home wares makes Meadows & Byrne the perfect place to find those designer touches for your dream home….and at surprisingly competitive prices.
Ó’Máille’s store incorporates the finest elements of traditional Irish manufacturing with a contemporary range of Irish knitwear, tweeds, rainwear and unique designs for men, women and children. Famous for its selection of the highest quality, handknitted traditional Aran sweaters, made by Ireland’s best and most creative knitters.
Discover Connemara, a beautifully scenic region just north of Galway City with Lally Tours. This tour includes stops at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Gardens, Leenane Village, Killary Fjord and the village of An Spidéal overlooking Galway Bay.
Cliffs of Moher & The Burren Day Tour
The unmissable Cliffs of Moher & Burren Tour with Lally Tours includes up to 2 hours at the cliffs and includes stops at the lunar-like Burren region, Dunguaire Castle, Aillwee Caves & Birds of Prey Centre and the charming village of Doolin overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Cliffs of Moher Express Bus
A Non-Stop Express Shuttle Service to the Cliffs of Moher with Lally Tours. Experience Ireland’s natural, mysterious, 214m (702 ft) high cliffs and interactive visitor centre. You’ll have 2 full hours to explore on your own before heading back to Galway.
Galway City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Explore Galway with one of Lally Tours' friendly guides to learn about this colourful city and see it from the best vantage point: an open top bus! You’ll see everything from medieval walls in the city centre to the sandy beaches of Salthill. Hop on and off as much as you’d like and your ticket is valid for 24 hours.