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Workhouse Attic Memorial

St George Visitor Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
+353 71 962 1757
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Sobering

Just surreal to see that this old workhouse is still in use as a hospital. The top floor is open to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tes108
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
History made simple

Went and experienced this piece of history very well laid out and the story told in a way that it... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Willie N
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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Sobering”
25 Oct 2016
“History made simple”
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St George Visitor Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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+353 71 962 1757
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just surreal to see that this old workhouse is still in use as a hospital. The top floor is open to visitors and there are informative displays and a video to watch.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Went and experienced this piece of history very well laid out and the story told in a way that it was easy to understand. The highlight for me was looking at the organ in St Georges Church and sad to see what people had to...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

trekked up hill in rain to visit only to find it was shut. You can only view by appointment. Sadly the Famine Cemetery Memorial also at this site was a disappointment as it was neglected and had graffiti on it. Very sad to see it...More

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