The Skellig Experience Visitor Centre, Valentia Island

Categories: Wildlife Areas, History Museums, Nature & Parks, Museums
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4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web
The Skellig Experience Visitor Centre is located in Valentia Island. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Valentia Island holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the The Skellig Experience Visitor Centre and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Why did this wild and windswept, rugged and difficult terrain appeal to the men craving isolation and hardship? They could have had all that on a more accessible island. Skellig Michael is but a bare ...  read more »
  • The center has a nice exhibition about the islands history. Not just the religious beginnings but some of the ship wrecks around it and the birds. Be sure and see the short film they have also. 
  • The Skellig Experience Museum shed more light on the history of the famous islands about eight miles off the Irish mainland. More than a thousand years ago, generations of monks lived on the larger is...  read more »
  • Beautiful and humble this is a great place to learn about the Skelligs
  • If you don't have the time or reservation to actually get out to the island, this is a good second option. Shows the history of the island, has a video presentation, and a merchandise shop.
  • Very friendly staff. Has a short movie going on every hour about the skelling islands. Cozy restaurant. And for the skelling trip at least book in 1 week advance.
  • If you can't take the boat out to the island it's absolutely boring.
  • Lots of history. See this before going into the island cruise
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