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Address: Clogher | Dingle, Ballyferriter Co Kerry, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 66 915 6229
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Description: The Louis Mulcahy Pottery at the workshop in Clothar has an open room for...
The Louis Mulcahy Pottery at the workshop in Clothar has an open room for anyone to try their skill on the potter's wheel.A professional potter can be seen going through the daily routine of throwing pots, and visitors can try their skill at making the simplest shape.
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A memory maker

We loved Dingle and happened on this potter. There is always something special about bringing home a handmade piece of art. There was a large inventory, lovely designs and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
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georgia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We loved Dingle and happened on this potter. There is always something special about bringing home a handmade piece of art. There was a large inventory, lovely designs and everything was well displayed. Something here for every pocketbook. If you don't want to hand carry back a small piece, there is shipping available. Want an even more original piece, make... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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141 reviews 141 reviews
39 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We had a wonderful time at this shop! Our daughter was given a pottery lesson and made her own piece, which was later glazed and shipped to us. It was a real treat to open the package after our return to the US. The cafe upstairs is definitely worth a visit. And the pottery is just beautiful. Don't miss this... More 

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Rochester, New York
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142 reviews 142 reviews
74 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A rainy windy day, Scenery obscured by the mist so we stopped here. A very pleasant surprise as there was so much very fine pottery - something for everyone from candle holders, dishes, vases, and every sinks! Lovely colors and very fine work.

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Centennial, CO
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A wonderful place to stop for lunch on the Slea Head Drive. The pottery is beautiful and there are woolens there made by his wife who has a shop in Dingle Town. The busses weren't stopped here so it was a quiet lunch and the food was very very good. Highly recommended!

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Los Angeles, CA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were staying in Dingle and did the Slea Head drive. One of our friends who had vacationed in Dingle had told us that we must go to Louis Mulcahy Pottery and have our daughter make some pottery. I was expecting a small workshop and not much else. Boy was I surprised and delighted when we drove up and went... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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148 reviews 148 reviews
59 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

He has made so many pieces that the place is packed with dinner services, vases, plates and huge urns. They are beautiful. He's been very busy! We saw people having a go on the pottery wheel and it looked fun. The cafe was very relaxed and we enjoyed tea and cakes there. Worth a stop if you're driving round Slea... More 

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Kildare, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excellent pottery. Gives demonstrations and will allow children to make pots. Great location on the Slea Head Road.

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houston tx
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63 reviews 63 reviews
13 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

He had so many interesting and unusual pieces that it is definitely worth the stop to stretch your legs and admire. one of our group really wanted to stop the rest of us were so so but we were so glad when we left that we had.

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cork
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105 reviews 105 reviews
34 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

If you are on the Slea head drive a visit to the pottery is well worth while. A great selection of table ware, lamps, shades available to choose from. The fuchsia emblem on the craft pieces is well worth having as a memento of this great area

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Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Very interesting exposition room and shop .Nice cafeteria too with fresh cakes and the like. Well worth a stop and visit.

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