Ulster Canal Stores

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Cara Street / N54 Cavan Road, Clones, Monaghan,
Ms Dianne McPhelim
T: +353(0)4752125

The Ulster Canal Stores Heritage and Tourism Centre is centrally located on the main Cavan/Monaghan N54 route. Clones Lace display, Restaurant and nearby playpark. Free parking and wheelchair access.

Nestled in the Monaghan Drumlins of Ireland's Ancient East lies the beautifully restored Ulster Canal Stores, a traditional stone building located on the edge of Clones town, on the N54 Cavan Road, with excellent road links Northern Ireland. Free guided walking heritage tours run each Saturday June-October, or by arrangement for tour groups. The Restaurant serves traditional Irish breakfasts, snacks and homemade meals.

Conference or workshop facilities are also available for up to 50 people. Dedicated staff are on hand to offer signposting to the rich heritage in the area, and monthly exhibitions, events and heritage talks take place. A permanent exhibition of handmade antique Clones lace is on display, and a presentation on the history of Clones Lace is available by prior booking for groups.

Free WIFI, ample parking, nearby play-park and wheelchair accessible, you are guaranteed a warm welcome and enjoyable visit.

Ulster Canal Stores is open Tuesday-Saturday from 09:30-17:30.