Killybegs International Carpet Making & Fishing Centre

OLD CARPET FACTORY, KILLYBEGS

Situated in the ‘Donegal Carpets’ factory building, the maritime and heritage centre offers a fascinating insight into the history of fishing in south Donegal and the famous hand-knotted carpets (found in Áras an Uachtaráin, Buckingham Palace and The White House).  The centre is home to the longest hand-knotting loom in the world.  Enjoy a hands-on, audio-visual experience in a fishing trawler’s wheelhouse and live demonstrations of hand-knotting carpets. 

Opening Times:  09:30 - 17:00 Mon-Fri, Last tour 15:45. Saturdays and Sundays by appointment.

Website:  www.visitkillybegs.com