An Corcan Restaurant, Main Street, Waterville, Co. Kerry

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Heritage

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WATERVILLE HERITAGE TRAIL

Waterville Heritage Trail is a short looped trail taking in many areas of Historical Interest in Waterville.

Visit the Web Site www.watervilleheritagetrail.com

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WATERVILLE CRAFT MARKET

A warm welcome awaits you at Waterville Craft Market located on the main Ring of Kerry road, just outside the picturesque coastal village of Waterville, Ireland.

We invite you to come and browse in spacious, friendly and beautiful surroundings.

Waterville Craft Market is a unique and extensive visitor attraction showcasing Irish heritage, craft and design. It originated with the foundation of the Waterville Craft Workers Group and the desire to present their hand crafted products exclusively in one place, complemented by work from neighbouring artists and the best of Irish Crafts. Pay us a visit, you will be assured of a "Céad Mile Fáilte" from our staff and our dogs.

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CABLE STATION EXHIBITION

Uncover the history of the Commercial Cable Company's Trans-Atlantic European terminus from its early days in the 1880's right through to the 1960's. With cables to England, The Azores, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Le Havre, Waterville was home to one of the largest cable stations in the world!

This permanent exhibition housed in the Tech Amergin, Community Education and Arts Centre in picturesque Waterville, Co Kerry tells the story of Waterville's cable station through a series of interpretative panels covering topics such as how the cables worked, the cable station during war time, and the impact the cable station had on the locality. It also comprises a collection of original equipment and artefacts, including a fascinating photographic archive.