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Dolphin and Nature Centre

Dolphin and Nature Centre

The Square, Carrigaholt, Co Clare

Open June to September. Located in the village square, The Dolphin and Nature Information Centre offers local tourism advice on land-based dolphin, whale and bird watching, and local walks of archeological and geological interest. Learn about the Bottlenose Dolphins at the Mouth of the Shannon and this remarkable habitat.

Kilbaha Gallery and Crafts fet. Henry Blake Heritage Centre

Kilbaha Gallery and Crafts fet. Henry Blake Heritage Centre

Kilbaha, Loop Head, Co Clare

Kilbaha Gallery & Crafts’ is located on the road to Loop Head Lighthouse in Kilbaha. Complete with free parking, tea & coffee, picnic benches, toilet facilities and disability access, this gallery, gift shop and heritage experience is a lovely new addition to the Loop Head Visitor Experience.

Loop Head Lighthouse

Loop Head Lighthouse

Loophead Peninsula, Loophead, Co Clare

Loophead Lighthouse will reopen to the public in May 2014. Visitors have the opportunity to be guided to the top of the lighthouse and take in the magnificant views from the balcony. An informative, interactive exhibition also provides a history of the Lighthouse and allows the visitor to learn how the operation of this Lighthouse has progressed through the years. Admission: €5 per person with under 12’s free. Toilet facilities and light refreshments available on site.

Loop Head Lighthouse

Loop Head Lighthouse

Loop Head Peninsula, Co Clare

Loop Head Lighthouse station is the major landmark on the northern shore of the Shannon River. Its cliff top position affords 300ft views of the sea down to Kerry Head and Dingle across the Shannon and up the Clare coast to the Cliffs of Moher to the north.

Loop Head Peninsula Attractions

Loop Head Peninsula Attractions

Loop Head Peninsula, Co Clare

The Loop Head Peninsula in southwest Clare stretches from the seaside town of Kilkee to the lighthouse at Loop Head, overlooking the breathtaking expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. This remote area offers spectacular cliff walks with some of the most dramatic coastal views on the west coast of Ireland.