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Clonakilty Blackpudding Visitor Centre
Clonakilty, Co. Cork
Family friendly
Pre-booking essential
Rainy days
Visit the Clonakilty Blackpudding Visitor Centre in Clonakilty, County Cork, to get an insight into the history of black pudding and the town of Clonakilty. Learn how the recipe was passed to the Twomey family and see how the black pudding is made today.

Clonakilty Blackpudding make one of Ireland's favourite black puddings, using a secret recipe that dates back to the late 1800s.

Take the opportunity to discover the story of Clonakilty Blackpudding by taking the interactive, self-guided audio tour around the visitor centre in Clonakilty, County Cork. The family friendly experience involves getting an understanding of the history of black pudding and the town of Clonakilty, as well as learning how the secret recipe was passed down since the 1800s and how the business has expanded.

There is also a viewing gallery which allows people a unique chance to see how Clonakilty Blackpudding is made today. Of course, no tour here would be complete without tasting some delicious Clonakilty products in the café. Booking is recommended and can be done online through the website.

Why we like it
  • Learn the history of the renowned Clonakilty Black Pudding, and of life in rural Clonakilty.
  • See the black pudding being made from the viewing gallery.
  • Sample some delicious Clonakilty products in the café after the tour.
Contact details
Western Road, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, P85 V966, Ireland
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 45 minutes to 1 hour here.

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