A gateway to the Burren
and a Journey through Time

take a Journey through time
in the Burren Centre Exhibition

Learn about the Flora and Fauna of the Burren

A unique music experience
home of the Kilfenora céili Band Parlour

traditional home-made food
in Our Tea Room

Witness the famed
Kilfenora Cathedral


News & Happenings

Christmas Cards & Hampers are now available to order online. Hampers can be collected in the Café between Monday 19th & Friday 23rd December. Click here to order.

The Burren Centre Exhibition is now closed for the winter months & will re-open mid-March 2023

The Burren Centre Cafe will remain open and our opening hours are as follows:
Tuesday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm, serving breakfast between 09.30 & 12.30

Group bookings for both the Exhibition (2023) and the Café can be arranged by contacting us at info@theburrencentre.ie.

Job Opportunities 2022

Join the Burren Centre team in Kilfenora, Co. Clare. We are looking for: Chef/Cook To apply send your CV to claire@theburrencentre.ie

Featured Items

Burren centre craft shop online
Whether shopping for yourself or for gifts, our craft shop features a wide range of  hand-made local goods; such as, clothes, accessories, arts and crafts, soaps, CDs and books on the Burren. You can visit our shop in person or shop online.

Burren Centre T-shirt

Made with organic cotton

Shop clothing

Burren Centre  Soap

Made with goat milk and honey

Shop Soaps

Kilfenora Cieli Band CD

Both Sides Now Release

Shop CDS

Burren Centre Tote

Durable Canvas Tote

Shop Gifts

Learn about the Burren.

Ireland’s first Interpretative Centre is the essential introduction to this world-famous UNESCO Geopark, and to thousands of years of history reflected in ancient tombs, forts, castles and distinctively natural farming practices. Find us in the heart of the historic village of Kilfenora – the ‘City of the Crosses’ – and situated next to the ancient Kilfenora Cathedral.
flora & fauna
people and legends
Kilfenora Cross in Exhibition Centre

The Exhibition Centre is Closed for Renovations




Adult Ticket

Admission for one Adult.



Student & Senior Citizen Price





CHILDren UNDER 6 are free / for group rates please email info@theburrencentre.ie

Kilfenora Ceili Band at the Irish Club, Dublin 1956
The Kilfenora Céilí Band at the Irish Club, Dublin 1956

Discover a unique music experience

The Kilfenora Céilí Band Parlour

North Clare, and Kilfenora in particular, is renowned for its musical heritage. A comprehensive exhibition with a lively video tells the remarkable story of the internationally famous Kilfenora Céilí Band – 111 years old and still thrilling audiences and dancers with its combination of world-class musical skills and youthful energy.

Enjoy A tasty local food experience

BUrren centre CAFé

A warm welcome awaits you as you try our enticing menu – from snacks to 3 course meals, and take-aways, coffees, teas and soft drinks – prepared in our kitchen.

View Our Menu

Tourist Information.

Local Attractions
There are a wide variety of things to do and places to see in close proximity to The Burren Centre.  See our list of what we think you might find interesting.
Wild Atlantic Way
The wildest, most captivating, coastal driving route in the world – Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way!
Get advice on what to see and do in North Clare at our main reception.
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