Ardara is situated close to the small River Owentocher. This heritage town is a major centre for the manufacture of hand-woven tweed with several shops along the main street selling tweeds and hand-knitted sweaters. While in the town pay a visit to The Ardara Heritage Centre – which houses an exhibition relating the history of Donegal Tweed. Aug 08, 2019 · The Ardara Heritage Centre is based in the old Courthouse. It tells the story of Donegal tweed from sheep through to the well-known Donegal cloth. Ardara was built on the tweed industry so this museum is well worth a visit.4/5(51).
Tag Archives: Heritage Centre. 30 May 2016. Friday 3rd to Monday the 6th of June Check out the attached programme of events for another of Ardara’s bustling Festivals, which has something to offer all the family. With the weather looking fine, this promises to be a festival not to be missed! Programme of Events 2016 This Year’s Theme:A. Jul 16, 2016 · The free Heritage center shares its space with the tourist office and a cafe and doubles as the towns community center. It also has an information centre with "tourist leaflets" and maps of Ardara, Donegal County and places of interest. the Ardara Heritage Centre, although small, is full of information about the local area. There is 4/5(50).
Ardara Heritage Tourist information Centre, Ardara, County Donegal. 150 likes. Community. Jump to. Tourist Information Center. Bonner's of Ardara. Shopping & Retail. St. Shanaghan House, Ardara. Nonprofit Organization. The Ardara Show is back and we Followers: 164. Ardara, in County Donegal, has long been a centre for weaving. The Ardara Heritage Centre tells the story of Donegal tweed from the shearing of sheep to the manufacture of the woven cloth. Old photographs, displays and models recall the history of tweed production in the Ardara region.