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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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Our day at Ulster American Folk Park

This is a great place we took our three kids aged from 5 to 11 years and they really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
craigbell80
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Amazing and well worth a visit

Stopped by to visit on advise from a few people who had been to see it and it is as it says on the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
vcan
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ireland
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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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“folk park” (101 reviews)
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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 yesterday via mobile

This is a great place we took our three kids aged from 5 to 11 years and they really enjoyed themselves. The people who help move the story along where great and very much in their character they where playing. It took us about 3...More

Thank craigbell80
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped by to visit on advise from a few people who had been to see it and it is as it says on the tin a wonderful place too see The visitor centre has very experienced staff is very well serviced with a good restaurant...More

Thank vcan
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited here with my husband in July. We really enjoyed the experience. All the little houses seemed to be very authentic. The guides were all friendly and knowledgable. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank MarjoOffalyIreland
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great welcome & staff. Lovely place to visit with family. All well explained, indoors museum + outdoors museum/route. The food at the coffee shop is also great.

Thank Eduard V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is so interesting relax and enjoyable so much to see and incredibly interactive . They have built an amazing time warp type facility that allows you to see history in a way nowhere else in the country does . The staff are so...More

1  Thank Susan C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It takes about an hour and half to walk through the folk village which recreates both an Irish and US folk villages. Many of the houses have real actors in them who will explain what life was like. It gives a great insight into what...More

Thank Aquinasduffy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to visit , the houses are almost all originals dismantled and rebuilt in the museum grounds, even on wet day we spent 4 hours here and didn't get wet. Cafe on site but there were picnic tables around the grounds....More

Thank fozzie555
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a very enjoyable 4 hours at the Folk Park today. Picnic facilities outside; well stocked entrance and souvenir shop; disabled mobility scooters available and much appreciated; and buildings both original and replicas covering the last 2 or 3 centuries. Self -guided with a...More

Thank Jake7471
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first visit to this outdoor museum though my daughter had been with her school. The weather was beautiful which complimented our day as we travelled back in time to 19th century Ireland and emigrated to America. We enjoyed investigating all the houses...More

Thank Tara M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great day out for the family, and throughly explores the heritage of Ulster & Ulster settlers in what is now the USA. The volunteer staff are most helpful. The museum is closed on Mondays. There is also a great research library, the...More

Thank jjwmckeown
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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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Martina B
17 April 2017|
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Response from jad745 | Reviewed this property |
yes check on the Website for opening hours!
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