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The Sheelin Antique Lace Shop & Collection

178 Derrylin Road | Bellanaleck, Enniskillen BT92 2BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 6634 8052
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Damp day so visited.

Arriving the door was locked. On entering not a word was spoken, perhaps we interrupted her lunch... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
Ian F
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N Ireland
Waow!

Loved it! Beautiful clothing - This has developed over the years - what an extensive display - all... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
Betty B
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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The Sheelin Lace Shop sells beautiful antique Irish Lace items including wedding gowns, veils, stoles, and handkerchiefs. We also sell vintage jewellery and tiaras. Within our shop we have our beautiful private collection on display.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“on display” (6 reviews)
“small museum” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (4 reviews)
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178 Derrylin Road | Bellanaleck, Enniskillen BT92 2BA, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 6634 8052
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Arriving the door was locked. On entering not a word was spoken, perhaps we interrupted her lunch. Some of the dress is priced at over £2500, this was described as a museum, within a shop but hard to see which was which. Still, not a...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Loved it! Beautiful clothing - This has developed over the years - what an extensive display - all manner of lace designs and clothing from so many eras! Lady manager very helpful and interesting but had allowed us the freedom of the place before we...More

1  Thank Betty B
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Stopped for breakfast on the way down to Dublin, breakfast was very good and very tasty also cooked to order my wife had pancakes and loved them, highly recommended.

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Rosemary C, Owner at The Sheelin Antique Lace Shop & Collection, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2017

Hi you have posted this review on the wrong account this is the lace museum account you need to post it on the Sheelin kitchen account

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Ive driven past the Antique lace museum so many times and always told myself next time I'll go in and have a look. Eventually I couldnt resist stopping to have a look. The lace gown in the window was stunning. Once inside you wanted to...More

Thank Marion L
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

Such a beautiful spot to visit the lace and the shop are breathtaking you could spend hours just looking around

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Reviewed June 29, 2017

This place was not far from our guest house and we were overwhelmed by the beauty of the exhibits which, we were told, had taken 30 years to collect. It is only a small museum but fascinating as it describes the many different types of...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2017

Lovely to see what has been a lifetime's work in one admittedly small place and a 4 Euro souvenir piece of lace was perfect. Lots to see and a lovely tea room next door with excellent parking

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

The Donegal Town Presbyterian Church Friendship club took a visit to the museum and coffee shop in Bellinaleck We had coffee and scones to start and this is a must when in the area as the scones were to die for and top of the...More

1  Thank Oswald P
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

We visited while on a short holiday in September. My wife is interested in lace and, coming from Nottingham with its history of lace making, we were interested to discover more about Irish lace. But nothing could have prepared us for just how fine this...More

3  Thank Alan D
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Reviewed October 8, 2016

After years of dreaming of it, I was finally able to visit Sheelin Lace and found it everything I'd hoped it to be. For anyone who loves lace, the displays here are exquisite. Of special note are the 3 lace wedding dresses towards the back...More

Thank Sinead T
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