Portraying Irish life from the 1840s until the present day, Doagh Famine village features authentic thatched cottages filled with period furniture and other everyday artifacts. This living history museum allows you to see how the country's rural areas changed over the last two centuries, dealing with dramatic events that included a series of devastating potato famines. As you take this walk through history, look for reconstructions of typical daily scenes, which explain regional beliefs associated with the traditional waking of the dead. Admission into the village includes a guided tour, along with a complimentary snack with hot beverages and biscuits. Add Doagh Famine village to your Malin travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Malin vacation maker site.
Tours To Doagh Famine village
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Doagh Famine village Reviews
This was my first visit - but my wife had visited with my daughter about five years ago. I had already enjoyed Fort Dunree and made my way across very picturesque (mainly "single track") mountain... more »
On the Inisowen peninsula I would highly recommend a visit to the Doagh famine village. This turned out to be much more than I expected with a varied and well put together exhibition space charting... more »
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