We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
I was staying nearby at Mae Kelly's so walked up to the memorial and was pleased to see this, a simple cauldron from the Workhouse which is still standing behind the memorial.
Inscribed on the adjacent wall are the names of orphan girls who were...More
If you are in Ballyshannon then this is a nice reflective place to visit in the shadow of the now derelict work house, you can spend a few moments to ponder the fate of the people in times much harder than these we now live...More
The "Famine Orphan Girls memorial" at The Rock, Ballyshannon County Donegal Ireland was dedicated during 2014 in memory of the 19 orphan Girls who were sent to Sydney Australia at the height of the Irish Famine in 1848. The memorial was extremely well constructed with...More