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Shipquay St, Derry BT48 6AR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 0329
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully situated in town centre. Has loads of amazing things to offer including arts crafts great food and music.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gertrudecarey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When I needed a break from walking the hills, this turned out to be a convenient and pretty spot. There are a few spots to eat and of course, to shop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank christinachicago2014
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The craft village was very picturesque and and unexpected find in the heart of the city. Needless to say mostly craft shops and cafes. Nice to brouse around and pick up the odd present.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ecaad
Reviewed 28 November 2018

We visited this area when we were in Derry. I found the wool shops quite expensive but some shops offering crafts from various artist were quite reasonable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tafferdills
Reviewed 31 October 2018

A couple of nice craft shops in a pretty setting off Shipquay Street. Some lovely pieces by talented crafters in two craft shops. Good for gifts and pieces for the home. I managed to part with my money with no difficulty. I have rated the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fiona135
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went into Derry specifically to visit this location and I found it extremely disappointing. The concept of assorted artisans in this little square is great, and it was a pretty little spot with the various shops with a stage set up for music, etc....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MT1
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Although there was a market on nearby at the Guildhall nearly all of the shops were closed. I overheard a Canadian tourist complaining about this and I don't blame her. The actual craft village is very atmospheric and pretty and well shielded from the wind....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank markusTyrone
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Called in whilst walking around Derry, The gift shop at the end of the little precinct was run by Mary, who gave some great advice for touring the area. Great range of gifts and her service was exceptional

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rich12342014
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We visited the Craft Village and although it is not very large there are some good shops selling items with a local theme. Also a very good place to eat, ' Soda & Starch' which I would recommend. The food and service are top class.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

A small village. It had interesting craft shops and Irish shops with cards that had Shamrock on them there was necklaces with Irish symbols on them. I had a good in the Village. A lot of tourists around.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank moloneythreasa
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