Things to see or do
- Directions from Town: The Shop and Museum are in the centre of the village of Bellanaleck. It is four miles from Enniskillen on the A509, the main Dublin road.
- Prices: Admission to the museum is £2.50 for adults, free for children. Parties of 15 or more- £1.50 Coach Parties Welcome. No admission charges for shop.
- Mobile narrative: This is the best place to come to see the finest examples of antique Irish Lace.
- Opening times: The shop is open all year round. Monday- Saturday 10pm till 6pm. The museum is also open all year except for Dec, Jan and Feb when it can be opened by prior arrangement.
Sheelin Irish Lace Museum and ShopEnniskillen Fermanagh - Northern Ireland
This is the best place to come to see the finest examples of antique Irish Lace. Rosemary Cathcart's award-winning collection contains exquisite examples of Youghal Needlelace, Irish Crochet, Limerick Lace, Carrickmacross and Innishmacsaint. The majority of the collection dates from the late nineteenth century.
The attached shop has a vast array of antique Irish Laces for sale, plus vintage jewellery and costume.
Next door, to add to the experience, is The Sheelin Tea Shop, recently voted the best cafe in Ireland, run by Julie Snoddy.
ContactTelephone+44 (0)28 6634 8052
Address: Sheelin Irish Lace Museum and Shop, Bellanaleck, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT92 2BA