The Workhouse, Dunfanaghy

#3 of 12 in Museums in County Donegal
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  • August 14, 2017
    I am a History Student and I was extremely excited when my wife stumbled upon Dunfanaghy's Workhouse museum. I have covered elements of the Famine in three of my modules at university and I really wan...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    I can only review the tea room of the workhouse as we have yet to visit the exhibition. The tea room seems to have been taken over by different ownership from previous years. Last year, we probably ha...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    Not a large workhouse but great story about Hannah and what went on there at the time of the potato famine. Nice tea room attached, although we did not use it. 5euros to use the head set to go around ...  more »
  • March 19, 2017
    Very educational, we were there for around 20mins but there wasn't much to look at .
  • March 11, 2017
    Great little place for souvenirs, I found a small lighthouse for purchase. Many local artists featured.
  • July 13, 2016
    I was welcomed by a friendly staff who guided me throughout the Premises. I purchased two interesting history books and then enjoyed a very fine meal .. I left very Pleased with my experience.
  • August 11, 2016
    Great for all the family, Great helpful staff, Don't pass dunfanaghy with out calling in
  • July 17, 2016
    worth the visit

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