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AF01 | Mizen Shop and Ticket Desk

Mizen Shop sells souvenirs, books, toys, prints, cards, clothes, West Cork Crafts, chocolate.

The shop started in a portacabin in 1994.  By 2001 the new building was completed.  The building contained the  Entrance Hall, Mizen Cafe, washrooms  and Fastnet Hall, which was kitted out as a shop, ticket office, navigational aids simulator and 1/10 scale model of The Fastnet Rock Lighthouse.

In 2019 Fastnet Hall was completely remodelled.  All the fittings of the first shop, ticket office and simulator were taken out.  A new, bright, inviting retail space was created.

The model of the Fastnet is backed by a mural of the Mizen peninsua at sunset.  The shop continued this theme round to a depiction of the night sky on the other gable.  The night sky at the Mizen is spectacular as there are no extraneous lights to dilute your experience of the stars.  Jules Thomas painted the mural, assisted by Stephen O'Sullivan

Andrew Jepson, the local craft carpenter,  installed all the fittings and created the Ticket Desk.  He made our unique standalone shelving too

 

 

 

 

   

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Donated/Contributed by: 

Jules Thomas Artist
Andrew Jepson, Craft Carpenter

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Contact Us

Mizen Head Signal Station
Mizen Tourism Co-operative Society Ltd.
Harbour Road
Goleen
West Cork
Ireland
Tel: +353 28 35000 or + 353 28 35115 (Summer Only)
E: info@mizenhead.ie

Opening Times

November 1st – March 16th: 11am-4pm (Weekends Only)
March 17th – May 31st: 10.30am – 5pm
June 1st – August 31st: 10am – 6pm
September 1st – October 31st: 10.30 – 5pm
June, July and August
Daily 10am-6pm
September, October 
Daily 10.30am -5pm
November -March 
Weekends 11am-4pm

Entry Prices

Adult: €7.50 | Senior/Student: €6
Child under 14: €4.50 | Child under 5: Free

Group & Family Deals
Family (2 Adults and up to 4 Children): €25
Groups (10 and over): Adults: €6.50 | Senior/Student: €5 | Child 5-14: €3.50

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