Treasures of the Strokestown Archive Virtual Exhibit

The new “Treasures of the Strokestown Famine Archive” Virtual Exhibit makes publicly accessible for the first time some of the most important archival records from the Great Hunger.  Discover poignant petitions that convey the voices of the dispossessed, rare emigration records of those who fled the Strokestown Park Estate in 1847, and testimonies about the assassination of the landlord Major Denis Mahon.  View exhibition here.

This virtual exhibit has been funded by The Heritage Council.

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Notice

Our Gardens are open Wednesday-Sunday 10.30am – 4.00pm with tea/coffee takeaway  available. 

Strokestown Park House & The National Famine Museum & Café are  currently closed for redeveopment. In spring 2022 the new, state-of-the-art National Famine Museum and Visitor Centre will be launched.