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Island Turf Craft Visitors Centre

Open Now: 10:30 - 17:00
Open today: 10:30 - 17:00
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Focus on gifts, not so much the museum

The museum was....quirky. A few things to view, but mostly a pretty home made tourist trap----and... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
chuttipen
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central coast
Well worth a browse

Lovely hand made items. Key rings, candles, ornaments and various other gifts for self or others... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
cindya539
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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51 Dungannon Road | Coalisland, Dungannon BT71 4HP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

The museum was....quirky. A few things to view, but mostly a pretty home made tourist trap----and I love those. But if you were thinking of visiting a museum, you'd be disappointed. That said, the shop is full of great little souvenirs. All the usual tourist...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chuttipen
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely hand made items. Key rings, candles, ornaments and various other gifts for self or others. Friendly and helpful staff and prices reasonable.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank cindya539
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Good quality genuine gifts for self or others. The turf candles are great as is the various carved jewellery items. My collection is growing with each visit.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank cindya539
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The success of Island Turf Craft over the years means these pieces are no longer 'different' for locals. But people not from here find them unique and interesting. I've given many as gifts and they have always been appreciated.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Tyrone0305
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This is a souvenir store with a little display on the history and geography of turf cutting. It's terrific. We bought some unique local carvings, pottery, and jewelry at reasonable prices. The bog display isn't modern museum quality, but informative and interesting. No pressure to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank McHenryDad
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Well worth calling in to if your in the area. The museum is excellant and your sure to leave with something learnt and storys to tell. Many great items for sale also.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank bart t
Reviewed 4 September 2014

At The Turf craft shop, they have a a Gallery for you to visit, taking in, the old industry of the Town! Many great artefacts to browse through and wrap yourself in a bygone age!! The Gift Shop has many fabulous trinkets and souvenirs and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank TyroneBoston
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Great spot to buy those unusual wedding gifts or something just a little bit unique, staff are friendly and helpful. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank cathaoir c
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Was told about this shop recently so decided to give it a try. I bought a beautiful wedding present from newbridge in it and prices are very reasonable. Its a lovely change to walk into a shop and not have anyone hovering over you. Staff...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank gerry028
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