size figures, miniature countryside and housing provide
the visitor with a virtual walk through time, a wonderful experience for children and adults alike.
Early settlers to the Celts: From the
clearing of the land to the wisdom of the Celts experience
how each new people contributed to the formation of our land.
Christianity to the Vikings:From the
first missionaries to the Battle of Clontarf, Hear the story
of the early monks,the first Viking invaders and the terror
that they caused.
The Plantation to The Famine: One of
the saddest periods in a troubled history,when thousands upon
thousands died of disease and hunger and this coupled with
emigration led to the population of Ireland being reduced
by almost a half.
Lough Foyle provided the anchorage for the American liners in the early 1900s and this was the departure point for emigrants from Donegal, Derry Tyrone and further afield
The returned emigrant tells her story
1960's :The coming of electricity plus
the introduction of machinery on the land signalled the beginning
of a new way of life on the irish countryside.
A conducted tour of this display is available to prebooked groups of 10+