I enjoyed this visit as I have a lace fire screen that was made by the nuns of Kenmore and given to my parents as a wedding present in the 1940's The local women are taking up the... read more
At the Kenmare Lace and Design Centre we demonstrate the making of...
At the Kenmare Lace and Design Centre we demonstrate the making of Kenmare Lace and many other Irish Laces. Here you can see Antique Lace from the Poor Clare Convent Kenmare from the 19th and early 20th centuries. A group half hour demonstration can be booked for a small fee.
We also run workshops and teach lacemaking mainly during the off season (winter)
We sell locally made handmade lace, lacemaking materials, kits, books and other souvenirs