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Mural in the Ulster-American Folk Park, Omagh (detail)

Mural in the Ulster-American Folk Park, Omagh (detail)

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Published by Arts Council of Northern Ireland in [Belfast] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reproduction of mural painted by pupils from local primary schools under the supervision of Neil Shawcross. A project arranged by the Arts Council, the Ulster-American Folk Park, and the Western Education and Library Board.

StatementNeil Shawcross.
ContributionsShawcross, Neil.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.ostcard :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17344821M

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The indoor exhibition at the Ulster American Folk Park examines life in Ulster in the 18 th and 19 th centuries. It reveals the reasons behind the exodus and wave of emigration and shows how the settlers adapted to and impacted on, a new and unfamiliar environment in the New World of America.

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Mellon Centre for Migration Studies. The Mellon Centre for Migration Studies is located at the Ulster American Folk Park, outside Omagh. The Centre (MCMS) was established in its present form inand comprises three main elements – the Library, the Irish Emigration Database and a teaching and research programme.

Follow the story of Irish emigration at the Ulster American Folk Park as you journey from the thatched cottages of Ulster to the new homeland on the American Frontier. The Ulster American Folk.

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Find out more. Things to see. Plan your visit Close. Do you know when. Date from Date to Folk Park. Closed today Omagh BT78 5QU +44 (0) 28 Ulster American Folk Park 2 Mellon Road, Castletown, Omagh, County Tyrone BT78 5QU Northern Ireland.

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Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh 23 March After careful consideration and monitoring of the on-going coronavirus (COVID) situation, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the upcoming Bluegrass Omagh music festival in May (22 – 24) as a precautionary measure to protect the health and well being of our community/5().

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