This is the best place to come to see the finest examples of antique Irish Lace.
This is the best place to come to see the finest examples of antique Irish Lace. Rosemary Cathcart's award-winning collection contains exquisite examples of Youghal Needlelace, Irish Crochet, Limerick Lace, Carrickmacross and Innishmacsaint. The majority of the collection dates from the late nineteenth century.
The attached shop has a vast array of antique Irish Laces for sale, plus vintage jewellery and costume.
Next door, to add to the experience, is The Sheelin Tea Shop, recently voted the best cafe in Ireland, run by Julie Snoddy.