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Sheelin Antique Lace and Vintage Fashion

The Sheelin | Bellanaleck, Enniskillen BT92 2BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 6634 8052
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Beautiful place to visit

This place was not far from our guest house and we were overwhelmed by the beauty of the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rugeley, United Kingdom
Quick and quaint

Lovely to see what has been a lifetime's work in one admittedly small place and a 4 Euro souvenir... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Worcester, United Kingdom
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The Sheelin Lace Shop sells beautiful antique Irish Lace items including wedding gowns, veils, stoles, and handkerchiefs. We also sell vintage jewellery and tiaras. Within our shop we have a beautiful small antique Irish lace museum
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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The Sheelin | Bellanaleck, Enniskillen BT92 2BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 6634 8052
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was not far from our guest house and we were overwhelmed by the beauty of the exhibits which, we were told, had taken 30 years to collect. It is only a small museum but fascinating as it describes the many different types of...More

Thank 627EileenS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely to see what has been a lifetime's work in one admittedly small place and a 4 Euro souvenir piece of lace was perfect. Lots to see and a lovely tea room next door with excellent parking

Thank AlisonHarris2014
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Donegal Town Presbyterian Church Friendship club took a visit to the museum and coffee shop in Bellinaleck We had coffee and scones to start and this is a must when in the area as the scones were to die for and top of the...More

1  Thank Oswald P
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We visited while on a short holiday in September. My wife is interested in lace and, coming from Nottingham with its history of lace making, we were interested to discover more about Irish lace. But nothing could have prepared us for just how fine this...More

2  Thank Alan D
Reviewed 9 October 2016

After years of dreaming of it, I was finally able to visit Sheelin Lace and found it everything I'd hoped it to be. For anyone who loves lace, the displays here are exquisite. Of special note are the 3 lace wedding dresses towards the back...More

Thank Sinead T
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Don't agree with other reviews. I was so surprised at the beauty of the museum and shop, so much to see. Loved it. You can tell the owner is passionate about lace. Wish I lived near so I could visit often. A lot in a...More

1  Thank SpikybuffyUK
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a completely over-the-top shop-cum-museum. It's not a large shop but is stuffed full of lace of all shapes and sizes including some exquisite wedding dresses from the turn of the last century. Much of the stuff is for sale but the prices are...More

Thank gfsc5
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We went to see the museum but it is really just a shop very opulent tons of laces in it and looks very nice but is just a shop in the end. The old dresses are lovely decorated with lots of accessoires and there are...More

Thank kschifer
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Relatively small building jam-packed with lace from all over Ireland and of varying age. Absolutely fascinating and well worth a visit.

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

If you love beautiful things elegantly presented, you must visit here! It is a museum AND shop-everything is antique but many are also for sale. I bought several beautiful items including linens with embroidery. I would have bought my wedding veil here if I had...More

1  Thank April S
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