Ulster American Folk Park
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Open-air museum with more than 30 exhibit buildings to explore, the museum tells the story of three centuries of Irish emigration. Using costumed guides and displays of traditional crafts, the museum focuses on those who left Ulster for America in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The museum is…
Experience the emigration from Ireland to America. Good day out. Educational and very interesting.
This is a fantastic place to visit plenty of lovely walks in woodland great historic place you could spend a full day here and enjoy a bit of old Ireland a must to see this is about 60 min drive from us
Immerse yourself in the story of Irish Immigration and the adventure that takes you from the thatched cottages of Ulster, on board a full scale emigrant sailing ship, to log cabins of the American frontier. Meet an array of costumed characters with traditional crafts to show, tales to tell and food…
Only 6 miles away, the Ulster American Folk Park has many different theme days. Discover how people lived in the 1800's, travelling by ship to the New World and houses that people would have encountered when they arrived in the US.
Its a great day out for everyone to visit this Park. Bluegrass Festival is held here every year. Halloween tours and there is always tours for speciald dates in your Calendar.
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“There are weekly events here. A brochure of current events at the Burnavon is included in our Welcome Pack. Irish memorabilia is available to buy on the ground floor. The ground floor doubles as a tourist information center during the day and you can also purchase Irish memorabilia through its shop. There is an on-site cafe and free art gallery on the first floor”
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