09 Apr

5. Weave an Unforgettable Experience at Foxford Woollen Mills

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Originally founded by Mother Agnes Morrogh-Bernard, Irish Sister of Charity in 1892, the fledgling woollen and textiles business at Foxford Woollen Mills overcame many challenges  through the years in order to survive. In their newly designed visitor tour, enjoy an interactive journey through the working mills and learn of its turbulent and fascinating history. Watch  master craftspeople work on some of the world’s finest weaves, using techniques and traditions passed down through generations to create contemporary blankets, garments and products that are sought after worldwide. Have lunch in the bright and airy gourmet café and restaurant where local ingredients are prepared by Head Chef Kathleen Lally, formerly of the Four Seasons Hotel.

For more information or book tours, visit foxfordwoollenmills.com or call +35394 9256104.