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Ulster American Folk Park

2 Mellon Road | Castletown, Omagh BT78 5QU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 8224 3292
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Fantastic Place

What a great place - great experience both the inside and the outside museums were fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paddygray08
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Dublin, Ireland
Leave 2hours at least to explore!

Excellent place really enjoyed it. although i was late in and didn't realize how big this place is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chrissy M
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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 it to life. Meet costumed characters on your way with traditional crafts to show, tales to tell and food to share.
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2 Mellon Road | Castletown, Omagh BT78 5QU, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 8224 3292
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place - great experience both the inside and the outside museums were fantastic. Definitely recommend doing the inside museums - i know a few that head straight out but it's definitely worth a look. The staff/actors were all fantastic. One actor slightly...More

Thank paddygray08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place really enjoyed it. although i was late in and didn't realize how big this place is, so much to see and very interesting on how Ireland was.. I will be back again to see what i missed.. Perfect for all ages

Thank Chrissy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place on a short break to Ireland last weekend. Amazing! Spent several hours exploring the park

Thank Nicol C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great historic park, with brilliant shop and even better restaurant. Visited on a cold wet morning - started with their cooked breakfast - excellent value, well cooked and served HOT, on a warm plate with a pot of tea. Most welcome. Wandered around the Park-...More

Thank Marigold186
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone with an interest in the history of this part of the World, and certainly those in the USA with roots here, would find this a very enlightening place to visit. This is not the place of glass cased exhibits, though there are some. This...More

Thank Denis F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park let you walk in the history of the great emmigration of 2 ml. Irish and how they struggle in the new world. Through real life buildings and actors you wander through the park. A great adventure for the whole family. Every pond worth...More

Thank awittenberg67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the walks visiting the old World and New World buildings and the volunteer who explained the shops in the old street and the emigrant ship and stories of the times ! As we are in our 70s, we didn't manage to see everything-...More

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not usually one for 'living' museums, where costumed guides try to recreate the past, but it was so well done at this excellent museum, it really enhanced the visit. The visit starts inside at an exhibition that explains the close link between Ulster...More

Thank Jellybellydancer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our family (3 kids 12, 9 and 3) for a big day out - this was an absolutely brilliant experience. We'd been years ago but were still surprised at how much fun this was! Special mention to the man in the print shop...More

Thank briant2001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I checked the website twice this morning and both times it stated that the park would be open but after a two hour drive it was confirmed that actually wasn't. So please phone before leaving. The cashier was the only one who actually said...More

Thank ka12feb
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Susan8455
22 September 2017|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
As other answers probably a direct flight to Belfast then drive down. A Dublin flight would entail a longer drive up to Ulster.
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Ciara M
7 August 2017|
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Response from Mo_DaW171 | Reviewed this property |
Bluegrass festival is from 12.30 to 18.30 on the Sunday
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SDH1
28 July 2017|
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Response from Richard H | Property representative |
Hi There. Yes mobility scooters are allowed on the site and all we ask is that the users keep to the Mobility Scooter Driver's code when using such vehicles on our site. Hope to see you soon.
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