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Christmas Meet the Maker

Come along to Marble Arch Caves this Christmas for some Christmas shopping, meet our local craft maker Rachel Leary , relax in our café, browse our shop for Christmas gifts, purchase homemade treats from Lilly Anne’s Cafe and get into the Christmas spirit.


Meet the Maker 

Christmas Marble Arch Caves
Rachel Leary, contemporary and unique ceramics, inspired by the natural surroundings of Rachel’s home in the countryside.

Join Rachel, watch her ceramic pieces come to life as she works, hear stories of how she takes inspiration from the majestic countryside of Northern Ireland and learn about some of her techniques used in her pieces of ceramics.  Take in the ambience of this award-winning ceramic designer and maker and undertake a little Christmas shopping of your own as you check out her beautiful pieces as you stroll around our  gift shop.
(Free Event: No booking required suitable for all ages)


Foraging and Christmas Wreath Making

Take a winter woodland walk through the majestic Cladagh Glen Nature Reserve with our Ranger, Kate Crane.  Listen as Kate tells the history of the woodland, see the canopy of trees around you, feel the fresh air and hear the rivers running deep beneath your feet through the Marble Arch Caves.  As you collect the materials required to make your native wreath, get back into nature and enjoy the serenity and tranquility of the forest. Returning to the warm ambience of the Visitor Centre you will join our crafty colleague, Claire Irvine who will provide inspiration  and assist you transform the raw materials into a stunning Christmas display.
(Charged Event: Adult Only £4.00 per person, online booking required) Book Here 


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Christmas Meet the Maker
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Date: 05/12/2021 - 05/12/2021
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Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Location: Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre
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