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Lunch and visit to mill and store.

Beautiful retail store. Interesting tour shows you how the rugs/ throws / scarves are made and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jetiamulligan
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Newbridge, Ireland
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Worth A Visit

We found this delightful mill and showroom by chance and were glad that we did. It's a stylish and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
K2KBunny
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The Foxford Woollen Mills guided tour offers a truly unique experience to visitors by giving them a background to the Mill, why it was set up in Foxford in 1892, the challenges that were faced and how they were overcome. The story of the Mills is a...more
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Providence Road | Co Mayo, Foxford, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful retail store. Interesting tour shows you how the rugs/ throws / scarves are made and tells you the history. There is also an area in the store where you can watch a film on the process. The scarves and throws are quality heirlooms. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this delightful mill and showroom by chance and were glad that we did. It's a stylish and modern lifestyle shop with elegant wool clothing that are made by the mill but there's also a plethora of beautiful interior design accessories, tourist shop and...More

Thank K2KBunny
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

I live in nearby Ballina for 10+ years, visited Foxford Woolen Mills shop and cafe many times but just did the tour for first time ever now and delighted. There were 3 of us in a group, all Polish origin with one non-English speaking person,...More

1  Thank Marcin B
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Visited on a lovely warm bank holiday. The cafe food was delicious if a bit pricey. The diced potatoes were very* spicy! The tour guide was unexpectedly hilarious. I'm not sure she was the regular guide, but her delivery made everyone giggle.

Thank Eugene G
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Foxford Mills is an impressive facility that includes showroom, cafe and factory tours. The showroom provides a lovely display area of knitted products, all a little on the pricey side but of obvious quality. There is ample parking across the road from the Mill. Tours...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We 28 touring travelers from USA visited the Foxford, Co. Mayo location 4/17/18. We were met by Martina who explained the history of FWM, including the manufacturing techniques that have been passed down through generations to its current ownership and mission. We then entered the...More

1  Thank Gus H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I recently visited the Foxford Wollen Mills with some friends and we done the tour. The tour guide, Martina I think, was brilliant. She gave us a historical view into how the mills were developed. We learnt about the different processes that the fabrics went...More

Thank Aisling H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

It was lovely to hear about the history of the Foxford Woollen Mills; how it has developed throughout the years to what it has became today, passing on the technique to generations. The tour is very interesting and learning about the process and seen the...More

Thank Stiofainin
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The tour was fascinating: getting to see the weaving process up close and learning the many steps that go into producing the beautiful Foxford woven items. The history alone is worth going on the tour but seeing the machinery was amazing. Lunch was a delicious...More

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Quality! Truly beautiful gifts and the staff are so friendly and very helpful. There's so much to choose, and beautifully displayed. The service is excellent, pleanty of space to browse and help is nearby. I loved the 'free' delivery ~ which was helpful for me...More

Thank Judy D
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Meadbh N
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Response from wannabeaussie | Reviewed this property |
A nice place. About 2 hours should be enough. A bit expensive although the cafeteria is nice, and there is a big car park. Enjoy
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