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- Learning: One of the last havens of solitude, Leitrim is the place to get away from it all; a county of ancient stones; lush hedgerows; restful waterways; quiet spaces; and bustling towns. Along with providing breathtaking scenery, Leitrim is also home to equally breathtaking displays of artistic talent.
- Opening Months: All year
The Leitrim Design HouseCarrick-on-Shannon Leitrim - Ireland West
The Leitrim DesignHouse, Ireland’s premier Craft Gallery is housed in The Dock a beautiful 19th century Courthouse building, located in the heart of Carrick-on-Shannon overlooking the majestic River Shannon. An award-winning organisation, Leitrim Design House is synonymous with quality, design and originality. Considered one of the landmark visitor attractions in the region, the Leitrim Design House is a unique shopping experience offering a wonderful opportunity to support local creative industry. Representing over 250 makers and artists working in a wide range of disciplines the Leitrim Design House highlights the wealth of innovation and design talent in Ireland today and offers it visitors the very best in contemporary craft. Here you will find treasures that are a pleasure to hold, admire and own. You can choose from an array of hand-crafted jewellery, unique items for the home, elegant scarves and wraps, wonderful gifts, greeting cards, books, and more. We have something for everyone, and items to fit every budget. Beautiful, unusual, quirky products and fashion accessories hand-made by talented designers & artisans are just waiting to be discovered - all under one roof. 100% Irish If you are looking for that authentic gift, a limited edition piece, an original piece of work, a hand crafted item, or if wish to commission something special, you can source it all at the Leitrim Design House. The building is wheelchair accessible, has an internal elevator, free wifi access, free car parking and a coffee shop.. Customer service and appreciation is high on our list of priorities and the Leitrim Design House is very proud of its innovative events and shopping evenings. Look out for our special shopping evenings where you can enjoy a glass of wine and meet our talented makers; a wonderfully relaxed way to browse and soak up the atmosphere and creativity of the Centre. We open late in line with the Arts centre events Enjoy your stay in Carrick-on-Shannon. Pop in, relax over a coffee and soak up the wonderful atmosphere of the venue! The Leitrim design House is a unique shopping experience catering for those who appreciate the best, who want something different and authentic while at the same time seeking value and quality. A real gem!
ContactTelephone+353 (0)71 965 0550
Address: The Dock Arts Centre, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim