Ionad an Bhlascaoid - The Blasket Centre.

Situated on the tip of the Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry, Ionad an Bhlascaoid/The Blasket Centre celebrates the lives, history, community and culture of the Blasket Islands, and the literary and cultural achievements of the Islanders. An Blascaod Mór was evacuated in 1953 due to a population decline bringing an end to an unique island community. 

The Centre includes av presentations (available in 8 languages), interactive displays on fishing, farming, island life, emigration and literature, a bookshop, restaurant, archive and library.



Dun Chaoin,


Co. Kerry 

Telephone: +353 (0) 66 9156444/ (0) 66 9156371 


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