This year at Strokestown our Easter Egg Hunt will run from Wednesday 17th April to Sunday 21st April from 11.00am until 4.00pm. We will have hidden eggs around our Victorian Walled Garden and Woodland Walk – once the Continue reading →
We were honoured to welcome President and Sabina Higgins to the National Famine Museum in early July. The President officially opened the newly refurbished National Famine Museum in 2013 (which was opened in 1994 by President Mary Robinson) and Continue reading →
In May 2017, Jim Callery was awarded Europe’s top honour in the heritage field – a prestigious European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Award for the “restoration and establishment of the world-renowned National Famine Museum & Archivewhich has been the largest act of private philanthropy for cultural heritage in the history of modern Ireland”.