Our Heritage Week 2020 project is based on the recently opened diary of Olive King Harman, née Pakenham Mahon of Strokestown Park, County Roscommon.
This 10 minute audio/visual piece has come about through the ongoing collaboration between an Continue reading →
Enchanted Croi Theatre brings Live Theatre to you. You are invited to slip into another world within our magical minature Theatre. When muppets collide with old school folklore, and marionettes merge with actors, fused together with song and dance.
Has Continue reading →
We are delighted that from 1st July we re-opened our Walled Gardens & National Famine Museum and we have started tours of the House once again. We are open daily from 11:00 to 4:00pm and have started daily tours of Continue reading →
The National Famine Museum at Strokestown Park, Roscommon is to host the historical exhibition “A Forgotten Polish Hero of the Great Irish Famine: Paul Strzelecki’s Struggle to Save Thousands” from 1st July to 4th August 2020.
We are delighted that we will be re-opening the Gates of Strokestown Park on Monday, May 18th giving access to the front Grounds from 10.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. This is in keeping with Phase 1 of the Government’s Continue reading →
The National Famine Museum at Strokestown Park and the Irish Heritage Trust are launching the Great Famine Voices Roadshow 2020 “Famine Heroes” virtual events season of documentaries and online lectures from April 19 t0 May 31. These “Famine Heroes” virtual Continue reading →
Strokestown Park, 23rd October 2019: Brendan Griffin T.D., Minister of State for Tourism and Sport today announced Fáilte Ireland investment of €3.9million for the new National Famine Museum at Strokestown Park in Co. Roscommon. This is the largest investment Continue reading →