The Salmon Experience
Taste The Atlantic – The Salmon Experience at the Burren Smokehouse
Right next to the Tasting Room at the Burren Smokehouse, a new exciting fun experience is waiting for you.
In a self-guided & interactive visitor centre called “Taste the Atlantic – Salmon Experience”, you will immerse yourself in the story of Irish Salmon. Follow it through time and watch the legend of the Salmon of Knowledge unfold before your eyes. Learn about old ways of fishing salmon, and find out why and how modern aquaculture evolved. Get competitive and have fun solving jigsaw puzzles and quizzes!
Suitable for school kids and adults.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Burren Smokehouse and discover more about us!
The Taste the Atlantic – Irish Salmon Visitor Experience was launched in Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare on the 25th of October 2019 by Mrs Sabina Higgins, wife of President Michael D Higgins.
The visitor centre is a fully interactive space where the story of Irish salmon is told, from its place in Irish mythology and history right up to the role salmon aquaculture plays in sustaining coastal communities in some of Ireland’s most remote rural locations.
The centre features both traditional artefacts and multimedia in a mixed reality setting and tells the story in an immersive and entertaining fashion.
At a glance :
- Open daily
- ca. 30 minute visit
- Suitable for children and adults; accessible, multi-generational content
Building adjacent to the existing Burren Smokehouse visitor centre.
Eircode: V95 HD70