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A must see place

Fantastic facilities around the main reception area. The tour is well signed with staff at all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paud M
Fascinating day out

We went on a Saturday in late September. It is a well organised and quite compact attraction given... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NPI338
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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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Experience the adventure that takes you from the thatched cottages of Ulster, on board a full scale emigrant sailing ship, to the log cabins of the American Frontier. Immerse yourself in three centuries of Irish emigration at the museum that brings...more
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2 Mellon Road | Castletown, Omagh BT78 5QU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic facilities around the main reception area. The tour is well signed with staff at all the places of interest to explain the history, etc. This was my first visit and it was an experience i would strongly recommend.

Thank Paud M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Saturday in late September. It is a well organised and quite compact attraction given the 40+ buildings to visit. We used Tesco clubcard points and got in for nothing! We lost £2 as the tickets cost £18 and we had £20...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to visit with family, you really came back to the past! Amazing place! Lovely Staff! ❤️

Thank Cindia F
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

They do a nice job of transitioning from the beginning of life in Ireland for the less fortunate to those that had more. To the living conditions .. then to the ship transport conditions to the arrival in the new world. They offer a guide...More

2  Thank Jim L
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Had a week in Northern Ireland, and went here for what we thought would be a couple of hours entertainment. Stayed nearly six hours. Really well set up takes you through life in Ireland giving you an idea what a journey it must have been...More

1  Thank tessCumbria
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Great spot. Kids love it and they learn in a fun way. The chickens are very special. The guides are very informative and interact with the kids. Lovely place to spend a day.

Thank Doreen G
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Super interactive living museum detailing the ulster American migration. Beautiful grounds and great staff posted at most of the exhibits make this place really memorable. Bringing my own kids after visiting numerous times as a child myself was wonderful. Give yourself a few hours minimum...More

Thank EttaP
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Really worth visiting the folk park. Loved the well informed talks by authentic looking people. Amazing place.

Thank manxma
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Explore three centuries of Irish emigrants seeking new lives in North America in this recreated village

Thank bonitabuffalo
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

What an excellent day out. Brought back so many memories of my own school visit. Kids loved it and the staff were all excellent and very knowledgeable. Would definitely go back again.

Thank Adrian M
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Christina G
September 27, 2018|
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Response from Richard H | Property representative |
Good Morning and Thank You for your message regarding our winter opening hours. We will be open on the last weekend in January 2019 from 10.00am until 4.00pm on both the Saturday and the Sunday. Regards.
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Yes you can take your Dog have a nice time 🐶
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Response from JennInSD | Reviewed this property |
They are open year-round, however they’re closed on Mondays from September-February. Have fun!
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