Welcome To The Sheep And Wool Centre, Leenane

Welcome to the Sheep and Wool Centre. Our mission is to foster awareness of the traditional sheep and wool industry in Connemara.

 At our daily wool craft demonstrations, learn about the history of sheep farming and wool craft in the west of Ireland.
Buy Irish woolens in our Gift shop and stock up on knitting wool and crafts, before being tempted by homemade cakes in Killary Café and wandering down the Art Corridor.

For over 25 years, our family business have been welcoming Individuals, families, educational and tour groups to enjoy daily wool craft demonstrations.

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Museum - A rich and unique collection pertaining to the sheep and wool industries of the Leenane region.
Guided Tours And Demos - See history come to life and get hands on with carding, spinning, weaving and woolcrafts.
Audio Visual Room - A history of the wool industry, available in multiple European languages.
Gift Shop - A wide selection of clothing, blankets, wool, craft items and souvenirs.
Café - Killary Café is open every day serving fine homemade cakes, lunches, snacks and beverages.
Gallery Corridor - An eclectic selection of originals and prints from local artists.
Coach Parties Welcome - Coach parties are advised to pre book.


Opening Hours From June 3rd '21
10am to 5pm, 7 days a week
Museum Access is by Guided Tour
Museum Tour Times Starting July '21
Monday to Friday Tours 11, 12, 2, 3 and 4
Saturday and Sunday Closed
Museum Ticket Prices
Individual - €7.00
OAP/Student - €5.00
Child - €3.00
Family Ticket - €17.00 (2 Adults + 2 Children)
Group (20+ persons) - €5.00 per person

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Leenane Sheep And Wool Centre
County Galway


Email: [email protected]
Phone: +353 (0) 95 42323
Fax: +353 (0) 95 42337