Colaiste na Minna

Summer Course in the Connemara Gaeltacht on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Day and weekend courses in June, July & August. Ideal for families, groups, individuals and teams. Learn about the natural flora and fauna along the wild coastline of the West of Ireland.

Hear about traditional plant cures from the seashores, practice or learn some basic spoken native Irish language as well as getting some hands-on experience of basic wood-turning and woodcrafts in this spectacular setting.


Pastime Chonamara & Colaiste Na Minna, Minna, Indreabhan, Connemara H91 KXH6


  • Monday/Dé Luain 11am – 5pm
  • Tuesday/Dé Máirt 11am – 5pm
  • Weekend times for seashore courses depend on tides
  • Contact us for more info


  • €40 for day course, €80 for 2 day weekend
  • Group rates available
  • Course dependent on minimum numbers of participants


Please ensure to bring lunch/snacks (as food not supplied) and suitable clothing and footwear. Tea and coffee is provided. Fáilte roimh gach duine.

Coláiste Gaeilge agus ceardaoíchta i gConamara ag baint leas as imeachtaí na heagraíochta Pastime Chonamara idir ranganna, cúrsaí agus taispeántais Geimhreadh agus Samhradh agus in ábhair eile in ionaid agus i gceantar éagsúil.

An Irish college in Galway with the fantastic craft courses in the Irish language (and bilingually)available to everyone in Connemara as well as from North to South to learn skills and crafts through classes, courses and demonstrations – Summer and Winter, and many different crafts/ skills.
Eolas 087 699 8369 (Mairtín Davy)
Pastime Chonamara & Colaiste Na Minna, Minna, Indreabhan, Connemara H91 KXH6