Connemara Smokehouse Awarded 1st Artisan Food Économusée (2013)

An Économusée is an important cultural tourism attraction and contributes to the sustainability of rural areas through the creation of direct employment and by providing an attraction that disperses tourists to rural regions. An Économusée combines culture, craft, and tourism to create an economy platform for craft artisans practicing traditional techniques in order to help the crafts survive and create new jobs.