Cavan Crystal Showrooms
Cavan Crystal is the second oldest crystal factory in Ireland and was founded in 1969 by six successful business men from the Cavan town area. An extensive contemporary and stylish gift shop was opened, which offers a fantastic new range of gifts as well as our beautiful range of Cavan Crystal.
Phone: +353 (0)49 433-1800
Fax: +353 (0)49 433-1198
Belturbet, one of Cavan's most attractive and historic towns on the River Erne, is the scene of an exciting new heritage tourism project. The old GNR cutstone railway station, built in 1885 has been fully restored and now houses an interesting exhibition telling the story of the railway age here, and a fascinating collection of railway memorabilia. Old rolling stock is currently being restored and will be on view to visitors. An audio visual show and local craft display will shortly be added. Other facilities include conference facilities and superior budget accommodation.
Phone: +353 (0)49 952-2074
Fax: +353 (0)49 952-2581
Open: 9.00 a.m. - 17.00 hours daily – Monday - Friday.
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark inhabits the rugged mountainous uplands and the gentle rolling lowlands of Counties Cavan and Fermanagh. A Geopark is an area recognised by UNESCO to have exceptional geological heritage. The Geopark in Cavan and Fermanagh showcases some of the finest natural landscapes in Ireland and offers a fascinating window into the past.
Waterfalls, old abbeys, megalithic tombs, forests, fabulous landscapes and amazing show caves are among some of the attractions. An ongoing programme of events takes place in the Geopark, a living, breathing place where you can explore and enjoy the wonder of the natural environment.
Creepy crawly days, heritage trails, fossil fun days, guided walks and scavenger hunts are just some of the events planned for 2013. Visit the Geopark website at www.marblearchcavesgeopark.com for more information on sites, walks and events.