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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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Great window on history.

Great window into days gone by, very engaging characters in the buildings and brilliant lessons for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Conor O
Out on its own

This is truly a haven of information. It is a great day out experience if you are with family... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
maureen m
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Omagh, 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 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great window into days gone by, very engaging characters in the buildings and brilliant lessons for kids in an awesome setting. Definitely worth the entrance price.

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is truly a haven of information. It is a great day out experience if you are with family, friends home on holiday or a school trip. It could also be a team building adventure for workplace colleagues. Different times of the year this place...More

Thank maureen m
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth it great value for money... Jump scares tasty treats and learn a bit of history on the way Great way to enjoy a few hours and get children into the mood for Halloween

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to the 9.30pm show with our friends. The trails the tales and the ghost while we walked around was brilliant there was a couple with small children and they were scared stiff and crying my wife and her friend got...More

Thank Tullymuckman
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely day out, very suitable for families too as well as adults. Best tip: • take note of the itinerary for the actors in costume that tell you stories in the different houses that are available on the map! They especially make it at the...More

Thank Leeanne101
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I recently visited the folk park with my Mum. We had a fantastic day out, all the staff were very friendly and informative. There was one lady on the ‘American’ side who was working in the shop who was absolutely lovely to talk to. All...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a must see when in Omagh! The Ulster American Park gives a great history on the Irish, their struggles to survive against famine and economic trouble, the ones that became successful after emigrating to America, the ones that didn't, and how hard it...More

Thank flygirlpa
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

It’s been so long since we were here last that we’d forgotten almost all of it. Maybe it’s just a series of senior moments in our case but I’ll tell you what it’s truly wonderful and a great way to spend 3 or more hours....More

Thank Newryoneisback
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful day adventure.  We arrived the morning while traveling back to Belfast to finish our three-week stay.  This was definitely an activity worth doing!  Even though it was near the end of October, they still had very knowledgeable guides explaining the specifics of...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The Ulster American Folk Park is a first class attraction and has been 'evolving' for a number of years by adding a little extra to the exhibits every time I visit. I love the contrast between the Old World and the New World and the...More

2  Thank John A
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Sabina B
4 November 2017|
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Response from Serendipidity1 | Reviewed this property |
Around £7 per adult under 5 is free and there are combination tickets senior citizens etc check out the website for up to date prices.
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Shirley F
2 November 2017|
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Response from Denis F | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I cannot help you. I was only there for a day, but this might help you. Omagh Tourist informmation Tel 028 8224 7831.
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Leeanne101
14 October 2017|
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Response from Richard H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. A tour of the museum is suitable for visitors of all ages and sizes. Groups, couples, families or on your own. The current admission charge for adults is £9.00 per person. Thanks again for your... More
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