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The Craft Village

Shipquay St, Derry BT48 6AR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0329
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A lovely gift shop with local arts and crafts.

We stumbled on this little area off a side street while visiting the historic Derry area of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Burnt Hills, New York
Lovely little section of Derry

Was very pleasant. Went into a few of the shops. Irish shop each time we passed,shame as looked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pauline W
Grange Over Sands
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“irish shop” (2 reviews)
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Shipquay St, Derry BT48 6AR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0329

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Reviewed yesterday

We stumbled on this little area off a side street while visiting the historic Derry area of Northern Ireland. We had been looking for local art work or crafts other than the "touristy" items you find all over. The proprietor was chatty and informative. She...More

Thank abotsfor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was very pleasant. Went into a few of the shops. Irish shop each time we passed,shame as looked great. Our favourite was Derry designer makers. The two young ladies who were in the day we went,told us all about the different people who had items...More

Thank Pauline W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This craft village has great potential due to its location and great layout but it fails to impress. There isn't much to attract tourists to it and it always seems dead . A better range of shops might improve it .

Thank holidayseeker
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Walled city crafters within the craft village is a great spot for gift shopping with lovely local craft for sale .Great knitwear and jewellery.

Thank taramarie2016
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I visited the craft village in February. I expected to see crafts people working and lots of studios around the place but instead there were some crafts shops (my favourite was Number19 Craft and Design) which were manned by the artists and crafters themselves. This...More

Thank brigitte557
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Probably of more interest to tourists but I still think it's a good place to pass half and hour. Some interesting shops.

Thank Newry_Bloke
Reviewed 7 February 2017

popped in today and realy love this craft shop. shuc a wide choice of beautiful hand made gifts. Lovely staff. very welcoming and chatty.

Thank nursemarge19
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Lovely craft shops and gift shops. great place to buy your souvenirs. There is a very nice cafe too.

Thank maryrose42
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The Craft Village is very unique and appealing to the eyes - without a doubt. However, other than a few hair salons and an Irish Gift Store there isn't much to do within it. It is certainly worth a visit if you're not from here...More

Thank derry_critic
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint little square tucked away off the shipquay st it has charm and friendly shops there is a lovely cafe and a Irish glass shop too and it was nicely lit up near xmas with lights and on some nights you get...More

Thank dlma
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