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Clifden Historical Walking Tours

with local historian,

Kathleen Villiers-Tuthill

Explore the history of this 200-year-old town with an expert guide.

Hear stories of famine, war, religious conflict, street riots and political rallies in the Capital of Connemara.

Learn about John D’Arcy, the founder of Clifden, and Alexander Nimmo, the 19th century Scottish engineer who designed the Connemara road system still in use today.

Kathleen is the author of several books on the history of west County Galway and has a wealth of knowledge about the history and heritage of her native Clifden.


No need to book, simply turn up

Tours run every Tuesday and Friday, from mid-June to end of September.  Please check local advertising for more details.

Start time: 11:00 am
Tour lasts approx. 90 minutes
Starting point: Station House Hotel
Adults €10
Children under 15 Free
Private tours by arrangement
Phone Number: +353 87 647 1107

Kathleen Villiers Tuthill


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