Michael Cusack Centre

Michael Cusack Centre

Discover the Michael Cusack Centre in the heart of the Burren region
The Michael Cusack Centre in Carron, Co. Clare is situated amongst the rugged beauty of the Burren. The exhibition Centre, founded in memory of this legendary Irishman Michael Cusack relates his remarkable story through an audio visual exhibit set in the original thatched cottage where Michael was born in 1847 during the Famine years.

Irish History & The GAA
This truly immersive experience combines Irish history, culture and heritage in expressing the story of Michael Cusack’s life and times and explores his most outstanding legacy: the GAA. After this multimedia experience visitors can stroll down the Fairy Path or wander further afield along The Cusack Way, a stunning walk which meanders through the spectacular Burren terrain all the way to the impressive megalithic Cahercommaun Cliff Fort.

Unique Cultural, Historical & Educational Tour
Our visitor Centre and exhibit has something for everyone, young and old. It is the perfect day trip for schools, tourists or active age groups. So whether you’re planning a Burren walk, looking for activities in Clare or interested in the history of the GAA be sure to visit one of the most interesting Co. Clare attractions: The Michael Cusack Centre.

Winter opening times for 2021-2022.

We are now open from Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm with the last tour of the day going through at 4pm. We are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.


  • Complimentary Car & Coach Parking
  • Famine Era Cottage with Audio Visual Presentation
  • Museum Dedicated to the Memory of Michael Cusack
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Walk the "Cusack Way" from the Car Park of the Centre


The Michael Cusack Centre
Sheshodonnel East
Co. Clare
V95 XT95


Phone: +353 65 708 9944
Email: info@michaelcusack.ie
Web: www.michaelcusack.ie

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