The Craft Village
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Shipquay Street, Derry, Londonderry,
T: (028) 7126 0329
Take a step back in time when you visit this charming Craft Village.
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STEP BACK IN TIME IN THIS CHARMING CRAFT VILLAGE IN THE HEART OF THE CITY.
The craft Village is located in the area between lower Shipquay St. and Magazine St. in the centre of the city. This village combines lovely craft shops, balconied apartments, a licensed restaurant and a coffee shop.
It is a reconstruction of an 18th Century street and 19th Century square. It incorporates a variety of multipurpose retail outlets. Above the shops are modern apartments incorporated into the design of the Village. The Village was opened by President of Ireland, Mary Robinson in 1992. The village also houses the Genealogy Centre which has an extensive record of passenger lists from the 18th and 19th Century emigration periods and offers a service to those tracing their ancestral roots in Co. Derry and Inishowen, Co.Donegal.